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PECNARD, Jacques (<i>born</i> 1922), Painter, pastellist, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PECNARD, Jacques (born 1922), Painter, pastellist, engraver, illustrator

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1922.

Painter, pastellist, engraver, illustrator. Figures, nudes.

Jacques Pecnard illustrated children's books in the series 'Rouge et Or' and 'Bibliothèque Verte'. He also illustrated limited editions, including: Songs of Barbara (Chansons de Barbara) (2000); Léo Ferré; Rabelais' Complete Works; and The Plays of Alfred de Musset. He showed in solo exhibitions, including that in 2002 at

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