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JEAN, Marcel (1900 - 1994), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JEAN, Marcel (1900 - 1994), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1900, in La Charité-sur-Loire (Nièvre); died 1994.

Painter (mixed media), watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver, medallist.

Surrealist group.

[not available online]Marcel Jean studied at the Paris École des Arts Décoratifs from 1919 to 1921. He did a number of different things until 1924 and then went to the USA to work as an industrial draughtsman. He must have returned to France

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