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MAC-AVOY, Georges Édouard, called Édouard (1905 - 1991), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MAC-AVOY, Georges Édouard, called Édouard (1905 - 1991), Painter, illustrator

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 25 January 1905, in Bordeaux; died 27 September 1991, in St-Tropez.

Painter, illustrator. Nudes, portraits, landscapes, landscapes with figures, urban landscapes.

[not available online]Descended through his father from an Irish family that had come to France in the 17th century, and through his mother from Languedoc nobility, Mac-Avoy was brought up in Switzerland. At the age of eighteen, after a

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