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Aali, Halil

Aali, Halil   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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He studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris under Ernest Laurent and Léon Galand. Subsequently he showed his works

Abbas, Akeel

Abbas, Akeel (1974)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Akeel Abbas has shown his works in a number of group exhibitions, including the 2nd Arab Biennale, Kuwait in 1971

Abbott, John White

Abbott, John White (1763)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of British Graphic Artists and Illustrators

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John White Abbott took up painting initially as a hobby but became well known for his landscapes with animals and

Abboud, Shafic

Abboud, Shafic (1947)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Shafic Abboud set out to become an engineer, but broke off his studies in his third year at the French

Abd Al Havy

Abd Al Havy   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Abd al Havy was a pupil of Shams al Din. In 1393, Tamburlaine (Timur) took him to Samarkand, where

Abdous Samad

Abdous Samad   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Abdous Samad worked at the Persian court and while there was chosen by the Mogul Emperor Humayun to teach drawing

Abdullah, R. Basuki

Abdullah, R. Basuki (1915)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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The son of Abdullah Soerjosoebroto, also a painter, Basuki Abdullah studied at the fine arts academy in The Hague. He

Abdullah, Soedjono

Abdullah, Soedjono (1911)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Abdullah Soedjono made a name for himself as a painter of Indonesian landscapes.

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Abdul-Medjid Effendi

Abdul-Medjid Effendi (29 May 1868)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Abdul-Medjid was the son of Sultan Abdülaziz, and later Crown Prince of the Ottoman Empire and Caliph. He was taught

Abdus Samad

Abdus Samad   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Abdus Samad was born in Shiraz, Iran. He was a renowned painter, calligrapher, and an influential figure in miniature painting.

Abe, Kongo

Abe, Kongo (1900)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Kongo Abe spent time in France when Surrealism was emerging. The movement had a great influence on him and he

Abe, Nobuya

Abe, Nobuya (1913)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Nobuya Abe was self-taught. He was one of the founders of the Bunka Kyokai (Art Culture Association). Although traditional in

Abe, Shunpo

Abe, Shunpo (1877)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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In the exhibition of Japanese art organised by the Jeu de Paume Museum in Paris in 1929, Shunpo Abe's

Abedin, Zainul

Abedin, Zainul (1914)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Zainul Abedin studied at the government school of arts and crafts in Calcutta (now Kolkata) from 1933 to 1938,

Aberry, J.

Aberry, J. (1738-1753)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of British Graphic Artists and Illustrators

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J. Aberry is known for his 1753 portrait of Sir Walkin William Wynne painted in the manner of Worlidge to

Abid Ali, Medhi

Abid Ali, Medhi (3 July 1943)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Medhi Abid Ali exhibited in his own country as well as in Europe, including exhibitions in Paris and Malmö. In

Abidine

Abidine (1952)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Abidine began his artistic career in Istanbul when he was still extremely young. At the age of 15he was producing

Ablett, William Albert

Ablett, William Albert (9 July 1877)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of British Graphic Artists and Illustrators

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Ablett spent a considerable part of his career in France, where he studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris

Abramovich, Pinchas

Abramovich, Pinchas (1909)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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This artist studied at the academy in Kovno (now Kaunas, Lithuania) in 1925; he emigrated to Palestine in 1929 and

Absalon

Absalon (1964)   Reference library

Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

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Absalon lived and worked in Paris, where he studied at the École des Beaux-Arts under Christian Boltanski.

Absalon produced maquettes

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