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Richier, Germaine

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI:
Richier, Germaine

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French, 20th century, female.

Born 16 September 1904, in Grans, near Arles; died 31 July 1959, in Montpellier.

Sculptor, draughtswoman. Figures, nudes. Busts.

Germaine Richier studied under Louis Guigues, who had previously worked for Rodin, at the École des Beaux-Arts in Montpellier from 1920. She went to Paris in ...

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Subjects: Painting ; Sculpture and Carving ; 20th-Century Art

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