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ROUX, Gaston Louis (1904 - 1988), Painter, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROUX, Gaston Louis (1904 - 1988), Painter, engraver, illustrator

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 24 February 1904, in Provins (Seine-et-Marne); died 30 March 1988, in Paris.

Painter, engraver, illustrator.

Gaston Roux stood out in his youth for his lively imagination. He studied at the Académie Ranson in Paris under Vuillard, Sérusier and Maurice Denis. In the early 1920s he worked as an assistant decorator with Raoul Dufy. Meeting André Masson in 1924, he developed

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