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Bonnard, Pierre (1867 - 1947), painter, printmaker, photographer

Antoine Terrasse

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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French painter, printmaker and photographer. He is known particularly for the decorative qualities of his paintings and his individual use of colour. During his life he was associated with other artists, Edouard Vuillard being a good friend, and he was a member of the Nabis.

Keywords: Early development, the Nabis and the literary world, until c 1900; Travels and stylistic changes, c 1900–c 1920; International success and late works, after c 1920

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Subjects: Art

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