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LAGANNE, Jeanne Baptiste (<i>born</i> 1910), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAGANNE, Jeanne Baptiste (born 1910), Painter

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 26 November 1910, in Castelsarrasin (Tarn-et-Garonne).

Painter.

Jeanne Baptiste Laganne studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Nîmes and later followed a literary career, receiving the Grand Prix Littéraire d'Algérie in 1947. She was part of the sudden explosion of Tachisme and used a curious combination of materials, combining the finest of colourings with coarser materials, juxtaposing gold and tar, and taking advantage of

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