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MARISOL, Escobar (<i>born</i> 1930), Sculptor, engraver, draughtswoman, mixed media

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MARISOL, Escobar (born 1930), Sculptor, engraver, draughtswoman, mixed media

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French, 20th century, female.

Active in the USA from 1946.

Born 1930, in Paris.

Sculptor, engraver, draughtswoman, mixed media. Figures.

Escobar Marisol was born to rich Venezuelan parents, and spent her childhood in Los Angeles. She studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, and at the Académie Julian in 1949, then moved to the USA. From 1951 to 1954 she attended the Hans Hofmann

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