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LABISSE, Félix (1905 - 1982), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LABISSE, Félix (1905 - 1982), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, designer

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 9 March 1905, in Marchiennes (Nord); died 27 January 1982, in Neuilly-sur-Seine.

Painter (including gouache), draughtsman (ink), illustrator, designer. Mythological subjects, nudes, scenes with figures, animals. Stage sets, stage costumes.

[not available online] [not available online]Félix Labisse taught himself to paint and was influenced in his early career by James Ensor, whom he met in Ostend. He visited Paris

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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