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Ribemont-Dessaignes, Georges

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Ribemont-Dessaignes, Georges

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 19 June 1884, in Montpellier; died 1974, in the Haute-Provence.

Painter, watercolourist. Figures, portraits, landscapes, landscapes with figures.

Groupe de Puteaux, Paris Dadaist.

Ribemont-Dessaignes began painting around 1904, attending the studio of Jean-Paul Laurens and then the Académie Julian in Paris. He met the sculptor Raymond Duchamp-Villon at the Salon d'Automne, who introduced him into the Puteaux Group with his two brothers Jacques Villon and Marcel Duchamp, and introduced him to Francis Picabia in around ...

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