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LEDUC, Fernand (<i>born</i> 1916), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEDUC, Fernand (born 1916), Painter

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Canadian, 20th century, male.

Active from 1959 also in France.

Born 4 July 1916, in Viauville (Montreal).

Painter. Designs for tapestries, murals.

Groupe des Automatistes.

Fernand Leduc studied for a lengthy period at the Montreal School of Fine Art, and worked under Borduas. He was a member of the Automatists, a movement at the forefront of the Quebec artistic avant-garde after World War II. He was a

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