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MATOSSY, Pierre (1891 - 1969), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, poster artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MATOSSY, Pierre (1891 - 1969), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, poster artist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 15 April 1891, in Bessé-sur-Bray (Sarthe); died 25 August 1969, in Ploubazanec (Côtes-d'Armor).

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, engraver, poster artist. Figure compositions, figures, nudes, local scenes, landscapes. Decorative schemes.

Orientalism.

Pierre Matossy began his studies at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris and had won prizes when war broke out in 1914. He had already been wounded

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