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WOLS (1913 - 1951), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WOLS (1913 - 1951), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator

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German, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1932.

Born 27 May 1913, in Berlin; died 1 September 1951, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator, photographer, poet.

[not available online]Wols was born Adolf Otto Wolfgang Schulze and came from a family of music-loving lawyers originally from Saxony. He was educated in his father’s native Dresden, where his father headed the Saxon Chancellery.

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