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PAGAVA, Véra (1907 - 1988), Painter, draughtswoman, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PAGAVA, Véra (1907 - 1988), Painter, draughtswoman, watercolourist

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Georgian, 20th century, female.

Active in France from 1923.

Born 1907, in Tiflis (now Tbilisi); died 25 March 1988, in Paris.

Painter, draughtswoman, watercolourist. Landscapes, still-lifes. Murals, designs for stained glass.

Véra Pagava went to Paris in 1923 where she studied at the École des Arts Décoratifs. She learned engraving in an art and advertising studio before training with Bissière at the Académie

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