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PELLAN, Alfred (1906 - 1988), Painter, draughtsman, mixed media

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PELLAN, Alfred (1906 - 1988), Painter, draughtsman, mixed media

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Canadian, 20th century, male.

Born 1906, in Quebec; died 31 October 1988, in Laval (Quebec).

Painter, draughtsman, mixed media. Portraits, landscapes.

Groupe Forces Nouvelles, Groupe Prisme d'Yeux.

At the age of 14 Alfred Pellan joined the school of fine arts in Quebec. Two years later the museum in Ottawa bought one of his paintings. He won a grant to enable him to go

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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