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MOREAU, Jean-Jacques (1899 - 1927), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOREAU, Jean-Jacques (1899 - 1927), Painter, draughtsman

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1899, in St-Quentin (Aisne); died 1927, in Cannes.

Painter, draughtsman. Figures, nudes, portraits, landscapes.

Jean-Jacques Moreau died of septicaemia at the age of 28. Having been forced to interrupt his music studies because of his health, he studied painting in a number of studios in Paris and in the Louvre. He travelled to Italy in 1922, spending time particularly in

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