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PIZA, Arthur Louis (<i>born</i> 1928), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PIZA, Arthur Louis (born 1928), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

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Brazilian, 20th century, male.

Active in France, then naturalised from 1951.

Born 13 January 1928, in São Paulo.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver.

Piza began his painting apprenticeship at the age of 15 under the direction of Antonio Gomide. Around 1951, he moved to Paris, where he subsequently lived and worked. In the post-war Montparnasse area, he frequented the studio of the engraver Friedländer, learning the techniques of engraving

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