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KLOSSOWSKI, Pierre (1905 - 2001), Draughtsman, illustrator, sculptor, writer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KLOSSOWSKI, Pierre (1905 - 2001), Draughtsman, illustrator, sculptor, writer

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 9 August 1905, in Paris; died 12 August 2001, in Paris.

Draughtsman, illustrator, sculptor, writer. Figure compositions, figures, nudes.

[not available online]Pierre Klossowski was the brother of the painter Balthus and came from a background where he mixed with artists and writers on a daily basis. After living in Germany and then Switzerland with his family, Klossowski completed

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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