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LAURENCIN, Marie (1883 - 1956), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LAURENCIN, Marie (1883 - 1956), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 31 October 1883 or 1885, in Paris; died 8 June 1956, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver (burin/wood), illustrator. Scenes with figures, figures, portraits, self-portraits, animals. Stage sets.

[not available online] [not available online]Around 1905 Georges Braque took Marie Laurencin to the Bateau Lavoir, Picasso's famously run-down studio on Rue Ravignan. Laurencin and Braque had both studied at the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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