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MEDINA, Henrique (<i>born</i> 1901), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MEDINA, Henrique (born 1901), Painter

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Portuguese, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 1901, in Oporto.

Painter. Figures, nudes, portraits, still-lifes.

Henrique Medina's mother was Portuguese; his father was Spanish. He studied at the academy of fine arts in Oporto under José de Brito, Acácio Lino and Marques de Oliveira. He studied in Cormon's studio at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris from 1921 to 1926. Medina often travelled to London, where

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