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METZINGER, Jean (1883 - 1956), Painter, draughtsman, poster artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
METZINGER, Jean (1883 - 1956), Painter, draughtsman, poster artist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 24 June 1883, in Nantes; died 1 November 1956, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), draughtsman, poster artist. Figures, still-lifes, landscapes, cats.

Section d'Or group.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Metzinger settled in Paris in 1903; supposedly studying medicine, he had already decided to turn to art and mainly attended the painting academies. His early

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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