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SABY, Bernard (1925 - 1975), Painter, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SABY, Bernard (1925 - 1975), Painter, pastellist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 1925, in Pommard; died 4 July 1975, in Paris.

Painter (including gouache), pastellist.

After studying science and musical composition, Bernard Saby devoted himself from 1947 to the painting that, in fact, he had been practising since childhood. He always painted little and slowly, and for several years he gave up painting to study Chinese and Far Eastern philosophy. He came back to

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