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LAMBA, Jacqueline (1910 - 1993), Painter, draughtswoman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAMBA, Jacqueline (1910 - 1993), Painter, draughtswoman

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 1910, in Paris; died 1993.

Painter, draughtswoman. Landscapes.

The quintessentially Parisian Jacqueline Lamba met André Breton for the first time on the 29 May 1934; the woman who was later to become the 'Ondine' of L'amour fou had a synchronised swimming act at the Coliseum music-hall at the time. Their marriage was Breton's second. In 1936 Breton encouraged Lamba to try

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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