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PETTORUTI, Emilio (1892 - 1971), Painter, collage artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PETTORUTI, Emilio (1892 - 1971), Painter, collage artist

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Argentinian, 20th century, male.

Active in Italy, active in France from 1953.

Born 1 October 1892, in La Plata, to Italian parents; died 1971.

Painter, collage artist. Figure compositions, landscapes, still-lifes.


[not available online] [not available online]Emilio Pettoruti began painting and drawing at a young age, and went to Florence to study the Renaissance masters in 1913. He soon came into contact with the

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