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PONS, Jean (<i>born</i> 1936), Painter, watercolourist, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PONS, Jean (born 1936), Painter, watercolourist, sculptor

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 23 October 1936, in Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire).

Painter, watercolourist, sculptor. Figures, landscapes, animals.

At the age of 14 Jean Pons was studying under sculptor Maurice Prost in Marie Emilie Rolez' studio; the following year he was admitted at the École des Arts Décoratifs in Nice. Modelled mostly in the round, his sculpture is figurative, whereas his painting is Abstract but also

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