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MABE, Manabu (1924 - 1997), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MABE, Manabu (1924 - 1997), Painter

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Brazilian, 20th century, male.

Active in Brazil from 1934, naturalised Brazilian.

Born 14 September 1924, in Japan, in 1910 according to some sources; died 1997.


[not available online]Mabe Manabu emigrated to Brazil and settled in São Paulo where he began his artistic studies at the age of 23. He evolved towards abstraction, laying down thick black graphics, with the confidence of Far Eastern calligraphic tradition, on hazy

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