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PASOLINI, Pier Paolo (1922 - 1975), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PASOLINI, Pier Paolo (1922 - 1975), Painter, draughtsman

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Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 5 March 1922, in Bologna; died 2 November 1975, near Ostia (Rome).

Painter, draughtsman. Figures, portraits.

Pasolini is known above all for his work as a film director and actor; however, during his lifetime he also did a number of oil paintings, drawings and ink portraits and figures, tinged with a degree of mannerism and in which he tries to

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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