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ICART, Louis (1888 - 1950), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ICART, Louis (1888 - 1950), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1888; died 1950.

Painter, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Nudes, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes with figures.

[not available online] [not available online]Louis Icart arrived in Paris in 1907 and learned engraving techniques in the postcard factory where he worked. Icart is known for his numerous colour etchings of elegant, sometimes erotic, figures, inspired by Pierre Louÿs and the

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