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L'ESPINAY, Marie Françoise (<i>born</i> 1927), Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
L'ESPINAY, Marie Françoise (born 1927), Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 28 November 1927, in Trier, Germany.

Painter, draughtsman, watercolourist. Figures, urban landscapes, seascapes, nudes.

Marie Françoise L'Espinay trained at the Académie Julian and with René Aubert, the director of the École des Beaux-Arts at Versailles. She studied lithography in 1973, engraving in 1974, modelling in 1982 and sculpture in 1984.

She travelled several times to Italy, including Venice, from where she

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