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RIMBAUD, Arthur (1854 - 1891), Poet, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RIMBAUD, Arthur (1854 - 1891), Poet, draughtsman

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French, 19th century, male.

Born 1854, in Charleville; died 10 November 1891, in Marseilles.

Poet, draughtsman.

Arthur Rimbaud was renowned in the Symbolist movement and markedly influenced modern poetry. Among his most famous literary works are Illuminations and Une saison en enfer. Rimbaud also produced a number of drawings while travelling in Abyssinia.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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