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MARC, Evelyn (<i>born</i> 1915), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARC, Evelyn (born 1915), Painter

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 1915, in Angers.


The daughter of the painters Willy Eisenschiltz and Claire Bertrand, Evelyn Marc spent the year 1935-1936 at an American university before attending private academies in Paris. She began by painting landscapes, notably in Provence. She then quickly moved on to Abstraction after discovering its masters. Her work represents a highly spontaneous Lyrical Abstraction with attractive effects created by blurred materials

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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