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KALAEF, Alexis (<i>born</i> 1902), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KALAEF, Alexis (born 1902), Painter

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Russian, 20th century, male.

Active from 1926 in France.

Born 16 March 1902.

Painter. Portraits, still-lifes.

Alexis Kalaef was a student at the School of Fine Art in Odessa in 1918 and 1919. He left a few years later and took refuge in France where he lived from 1926 onwards. He resumed his studies there and became Othon Friesz' student at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière. A painter

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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