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RIOPELLE, Jean-Paul (1923 - 2002), Painter, sculptor, engraver, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RIOPELLE, Jean-Paul (1923 - 2002), Painter, sculptor, engraver, watercolourist

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Canadian, 20th century, male.

Active from 1948 in France.

Born 7 October 1923, in Montreal; died 12 March 2002, in his manor house on the Île aux Grues (Quebec).

Painter, sculptor, engraver, watercolourist, draughtsman, mixed media.

Groupe des Automatistes.

Jean-Paul Riopelle was born in Montreal in the French part of Canada. He came from a family who were probably Spanish by

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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