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VALÉRY, Paul Ambroise (1871 - 1945), Poet, painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
VALÉRY, Paul Ambroise (1871 - 1945), Poet, painter, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 30 October 1871, in Sète; died 20 July 1945, in Paris, buried in Sète, in the naval cemetery.

Poet, painter, draughtsman, engraver.

Paul Ambroise Valéry attended the secondary school in Montpellier from 1884. He took a passionate interest in architecture and studied Viollet-le-Duc's Dictionary (Dictionnaire) and Owen Jones' The Grammar of Ornament in the Fabre

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