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JAN, Elvire (1904 - 1996), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JAN, Elvire (1904 - 1996), Painter, watercolourist

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Bulgarian, 20th century, female.

Active in France from 1926.

Born 1 May 1904, in Rustchuk; died 19 January 1996, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist. Designs for stained glass.

[not available online]Born in Bulgaria, Elvire Jan lived in Switzerland, spent a year in the USA studying with Max Weber and then went to France, studying at the Académie Julian in Paris.

Until 1949, Elvire Jan's works were

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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