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HOSOTTE, Georges (<i>born</i> 1936), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOSOTTE, Georges (born 1936), Painter, watercolourist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 6 June 1936, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with figures, still-lifes. Murals.

Georges Hosotte describes himself as self-taught. His portraits, especially those of old people, are colourful, and possess an undeniable depth while his landscapes in an ochre-brown palette, convey his love of happy, rustic nature set in a steadfast silence. He also works in watercolour in

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