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MAUBOULES, Jean (<i>born</i> 1943), Painter, assemblage artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MAUBOULES, Jean (born 1943), Painter, assemblage artist

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French, 20th century, male.

Active from 1967 in Switzerland.

Born 16 August 1943, in Poey-Lescar (Pyrénées-Atlantiques).

Painter, assemblage artist.

Until 1966, Jean Mauboules' painting tended towards Surrealism. Around 1970, he developed an individual technique. Starting from collages of pieces of broken and cut glass, he works on the effects of this fixed transparency and on the possibilities of deformation, which display the material's unexpected fluidity. He went on

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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