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PELAEZ, Amelia (1897 - 1968), Painter, illustrator, potter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PELAEZ, Amelia (1897 - 1968), Painter, illustrator, potter

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Cuban, 20th century, female.

Born 5 January 1897, in Yaguajay; died 8 April 1968, in Havana.

Painter, illustrator, potter. Murals.

[not available online] [not available online]Pelaez began working at the Academia San Alejandro in Havana in 1916, under the direction of Professor Leopoldo Romanach. She made a trip to the Art Students' League in New York in 1924, then returned to Havana. In 1927,

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