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ROSNAY, Gaëtan de (1914 - 1992), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROSNAY, Gaëtan de (1914 - 1992), Painter, engraver

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 17 May 1914, in Mauritius, in 1907 according to some sources, in 1912 according to others; died 1992, in Villeneuve-sur-Yonne.

Painter, engraver. Stage sets.

Gaëtan de Rosnay studied under Paul Colin in 1930, learning techniques associated with posterwork and stage set design. He left for Mauritius in 1934 and worked there on a plantation. He returned to France in 1939

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