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OBREGÓN, Alejandro (1920 - 1992), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OBREGÓN, Alejandro (1920 - 1992), Painter, draughtsman

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Colombian, 20th century, male.

Born 1920, in Colombia, in Barcelona according to some sources; died 1992.

Painter, draughtsman (including ink/wash). Wall decorations.

[not available online]Obregón studied painting in Boston (USA) in 1939 and in Barcelona in 1940. He lived on the Caribbean coast at Barranquilla but visited Paris, where he knew Antoni Clavé, whose works had a clear influence on him. He was director of the school

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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