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RAINE, Jean (1927 - 1986), Painter, draughtsman, film maker, poet

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RAINE, Jean (1927 - 1986), Painter, draughtsman, film maker, poet

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1968.

Born 24 January 1927, in Schaerbeek (Brussels); died 1986, in Rochetaillée-sur-Saône, France.

Painter, draughtsman, film maker, poet, writer.

[not available online]At a young age, Raine founded a Surrealist group with some friends and made the acquaintance of Magritte, Scutenaire, Lecomte and Ghelderode, who fascinated him. His friendship with Aleckinsky, whom he met in 1949,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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