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André Beaudin (1895 - 1979) is a french painter and sculptor from the
School of Paris, whose work follows on from Cubism to the limit of
Born in Mennecy (Seine-et-Oise) on 3 February
1895, André Beaudin studied from 1911 to 1915 at the l'École des Arts
Décoratifs. In 1919, he married, and in 1922, he met Juan Gris,
who become a lifelong friend and who encouraged his artistic efforts.
had his first special exhibition in 1923 at the gallery Percier, and
then exhibited regularly in France and abroad, participating in major
exhibitions of painters of the School of Paris after the war.
received in November 1962 the National Prize for Arts. At the
request of the architect Albert Edward, he made a mosaic for the
Faculty of Sciences of Jussieu in the 5th arrondissement of Paris.
He died in Neuilly sur Seine on 6 June 1979.
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