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ZAÏM, Turgut (1906 - 1974), Painter, printmaker

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ZAÏM, Turgut (1906 - 1974), Painter, printmaker

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Turkish, 20th century, male.

Born 1906; died 1974.

Painter, printmaker. Genre scenes.

Turgut Zaïm studied at the fine arts academy in Istanbul. He drew his inspiration from Turkish miniatures, East Asian art, popular art and the decorative motifs of Anatolian cultures.

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