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Orlando Pelayo

 (1920 - 1990)
Orlando Pelayo was active/lived in Spain.  Orlando Pelayo is known for painting.

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Orlando Pelayo


Pelayo arrived in Paris in 1947. This picture is not dated but he painted it in 1948 or 1949, when he was already completely integrated into Parisian cultural life, hobnobbing with artists, writers etc, and taking part in various exhibitions, such as "Hispanic Youth Art", organised by Marc Vaux at the "Foyer des Artistes de Montparnasse", the exhibition "French and Spanish painters from Paris" which took place at the Magyar Museum in Budapest and the "Salon des moins de treinte ans", where his painting "La Chaisse" garnered great critical acclaim and showed "Pelayo´s preference for simple objects, such as this wooden and wicker chair, which has a simplicity which reinforces the frontal point of view that the painter adopts” (1), which is th  ...  Displaying 750 of 1116 characters.



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About  Orlando Pelayo

Born:  1920
Died:   1990
Known for:  painting