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LANGLAIS, Xavier de (1906 - 1975), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, ceramicist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LANGLAIS, Xavier de (1906 - 1975), Painter, draughtsman, engraver, ceramicist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 27 April 1906, in Sarzeau; died 14 June 1975, in Rennes.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver, ceramicist, fresco artist, illustrator. Illuminated letters.

Xavier de Langlais studied at the École des Beaux-Arts first in Nantes and then in Paris. After having lived for several years on the Ruys peninsula in Brittany, where his family had been established for several

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