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RANCILLAC, Bernard (<i>born</i> 1931), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RANCILLAC, Bernard (born 1931), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1931, in Paris.


Pop Art, Mec Art, Nouvelle Figuration, Figuration Narrative.

After finishing school, Rancillac studied to become an art teacher from 1950 to 1953. He learned engraving at Hayter's Atelier 17 from 1958 to 1960 and taught himself to paint. He was awarded the painting prize at the 2nd Biennale des Jeunes in Paris in 1961, and the Biarritz prize in

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