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MOLINIER, Pierre (1900 - 1976), Painter, collage artist, photomontage artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOLINIER, Pierre (1900 - 1976), Painter, collage artist, photomontage artist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1900, in Agen; died 1976, in Bordeaux.

Painter (including gouache/mixed media), collage artist, photomontage artist. Figures, nudes, portraits.

Molinier began with conventional landscapes and portraits, before evolving to express what was most intimate, if not unconscious, in himself, executing paintings in the 1930s with his sperm, as well as fantastical visions haunted by tentacled forms, hermaphrodites, religious scenes, especially the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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