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LESPINASSE, Herbert (1884 - 1972), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LESPINASSE, Herbert (1884 - 1972), Painter, engraver

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American, 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 13 June 1884, in Stanford (Connecticut); died 3 September 1972, in Stanford (Connecticut).

Painter, engraver. Landscapes, seascapes, architectural views, boats.

[not available online]Herbert Lespinasse studied in Paris at the École des Beaux-Arts, attended the Bateau-Lavoir studio, met Juan Gris who introduced him to cubism, and spent some time in St-Tropez. His compositions, depicting coastal scenes,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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