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PICABIA, Francis (1879 - 1953), Painter, watercolourist, collage artist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PICABIA, Francis (1879 - 1953), Painter, watercolourist, collage artist, engraver

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 22 January 1879, in Paris; died 30 November 1953, in Paris.

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, collage artist, engraver, draughtsman. Portraits, nudes, urban landscapes, landscapes.

Dadaism.

Groupe de Puteaux, Section d'Or, Dadaists of New York, Zurich and Paris.

[not available online] [not available online] [not available online]Francis Picabia was born into a cultivated and extremely wealthy family,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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