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KNUTSON, Greta (1899 - 1983), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KNUTSON, Greta (1899 - 1983), Painter

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Swedish, 20th century, female.

Active in France.

Born 10 November 1899, in Stockholm; died 6 March 1983, in Paris.

Painter. Portraits, scenes with figures.

Greta Knutson attended the art school in Stockholm at a very young age. She went to Paris in 1921, where she entered André Lhote's studio. She was introduced into the Dadaïst and Surrealist milieux. In 1924 she married the poet Tristan Tzara

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