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NEGRET, Edgar (<i>born</i> 1920), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NEGRET, Edgar (born 1920), Sculptor

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Colombian, 20th century, male.

Active from c. 1950 active in the USA.

Born 1920, in Popayan.


Negret was a student at the school of fine arts in Cali, where he exhibited his first works. He later participated in collective exhibitions, including at the Salon des Réalités Nouvelles in Paris in 1951, the international fair of contemporary art in Paris in 1995, and the Venice Biennale in 1958, where

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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