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LARRIEU, Jean-François (<i>born</i> 1960), Painter, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LARRIEU, Jean-François (born 1960), Painter, lithographer

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French, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1960, in Tarbes.

Painter, lithographer. Scenes with figures.

Jean-François Larrieu taught himself to paint and began to exhibit regionally from 1972. He settled in Paris in 1982. In 1986-1987, in what he calls his academic period, when he created the Post-Raphaelite group, his basic theme was man - his attitudes and his expression. Using large formats and strong contrasting but

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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