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HUGO, Valentine (1890 - 1968), Painter, draughtswoman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HUGO, Valentine (1890 - 1968), Painter, draughtswoman, illustrator

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 1890, in Boulogne-sur-Mer; died 1968, in Paris.

Painter, draughtswoman, illustrator. Stage sets.

[not available online]Born Valentine Gross, this artist married Jean Hugo in 1919. She studied with Humbert, and made her début in Paris at the Salon des Artistes Français, where she received an honourable mention in 1909. A remarkable draughtswoman, she would represented subjects from the world of

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