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MOTTET, Yvonne (1906 - 1968), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOTTET, Yvonne (1906 - 1968), Painter

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 1906, in Lyons; died September 1968, in Paris.

Painter. Scenes with figures, landscapes, still-lifes.

L'Homme Témoin group.

[not available online]Yvonne Mottet, who was married to the painter Bernard Lorjou, was a self-taught artist. Her work shows qualities of delicacy within a Post-Cubist linear representation. She treated everyday subjects using a range of warm colours. In 1958, she created a stage

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