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Gaston Chaissac

 (1910 - 1964)
Gaston Chaissac was active/lived in France.  Gaston Chaissac is known for abstract painting.

Biography  
Gaston Chaissac




1910-1925
Raised by an absent father and a very loving mother, the young Chaissac will keep great memories of the garden of his childhood. Given his unhealthy and unstable childhood, he does not particularly like school. After unhappy attempts at school, efforts at apprenticeship begin to follow: in turn he will be a kitchen boy, hardware dealer, harness maker and cobbler.

1926 - 1935
Moves in with Georgette, his dear sister in Villapour├žon. His precarious health prevents him from doing his military service, which gives him the feeling that he is inferior. The death of his mother who adored him is a very bad experience for Gaston. According to Camille (his wife), he may never have overcome this. Shortly afterwards, the   ...  Displaying 750 of 4731 characters.



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About  Gaston Chaissac

Born:  1910 - Avallon
Died:   1964 - Vix
Known for:  abstract painting