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SAINT-PHALLE, Niki de (1930 - 2002), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, collage artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SAINT-PHALLE, Niki de (1930 - 2002), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, collage artist

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 29 October 1930, in Neuilly-sur-Seine; died 22 May 2002, in San Diego (California), USA.

Sculptor, painter (including gouache), watercolourist, collage artist, engraver, draughtswoman, performance artist. Figures. Stage sets, artists' books, designs (jewels/objets d'art).

Nouvelle Figuration.

Nouveaux Réalistes group.

Niki de Saint-Phalle was educated at the Sacred Heart Convent in New York, where she

Reference Entry.  3440 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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