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MORTENSEN, Richard (1910 - 1993), Painter, draughtsman, designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MORTENSEN, Richard (1910 - 1993), Painter, draughtsman, designer

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Danish, 20th century, male.

Active from 1947 to 1962 in France.

Born 23 October 1910, in Copenhagen; died 1993.

Painter, draughtsman, designer.

Linien group.

Richard Mortensen studied from 1931 to 1932 at the Kongelige Danske Kunstakademi in Copenhagen. He left for Berlin in 1932, where he was immediately influenced by the work of Wassily Kandinsky. He settled in Suresnes from 1947 to 1962, living together

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