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LE CORBUSIER (1887 - 1965), Painter, draughtsman, sculptor, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LE CORBUSIER (1887 - 1965), Painter, draughtsman, sculptor, fresco artist

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1917 and naturalised from 1930.

Born 6 October 1887, in La Chaux-de-Fonds (Neuchâtel); died 27 August 1965, in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France.

Painter, draughtsman, sculptor, fresco artist. Designs for tapestries.

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[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Charles-Edouard Jeanneret studied engraving under Charles l'Eplattenier at the École des Beaux-Arts in La-Chaux-de-Fonds between the ages

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