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PEISER, Kurt (1887 - 1962), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PEISER, Kurt (1887 - 1962), Painter, engraver

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1887, in Antwerp; died 1962.

Painter, engraver. Figures, scenes with figures, genre scenes, landscapes, seascapes.

[not available online]Kurt Peiser trained at the Academie voor Schone Kunsten in Antwerp.

Initially, and for a long time, he painted seascapes, but then became more socially inspired. His extensive realist work is marked by a sense of poetry in the extreme poverty he encountered. He

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