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Francisco Toledo

 (born 1940)
Francisco Toledo is active/lives in Texas, New York / Mexico.  Francisco Toledo is known for fantasy animal and people painting.

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Francisco Toledo


Throughout his career, Francisco Toledo, born 1940, was dedicated to promoting and defending the arts and culture of his birthplace, Oaxaca, Mexico. From a very early age, Toledo's artistic talent and abilities were recognized. He studied art in Oaxaca during his youth and as a young man moved to Paris to continue his studies. While residing in France he traveled throughout Europe where he saw and was influenced by the work of many artists, including Paul Klee and Jean Dubuffet. However, unlike these European artists, Francisco Toledo's work never became completely abstract.

After a five-year stint in Paris, Toledo returned to Mexico with many lessons under his belt. Following his stay abroad, Toledo was able to draw upon his Eur  ...  Displaying 750 of 3114 characters.



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About  Francisco Toledo

Born:  1940 - Mexico
Known for:  fantasy animal and people painting