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PARENT, Mimi (1924 - 2005), Painter, collage artist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PARENT, Mimi (1924 - 2005), Painter, collage artist, engraver

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Canadian, 20th century, female.

Active from 1947 in France.

Born 8 September 1924, in Ville-Mont-Royal (Quebec); died 14 June 2005, in Switzerland.

Painter, collage artist, engraver.

Paris Surrealist group.

Mimi Parent, a pupil of Alfred Pellan, was one of the young masters known as the Montreal School. She married the painter and sculptor Jean Benoît and went to live in Paris in 1947 -

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