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Jean Lurçat

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Birthplace: Bruyères, Vosges, Lorraine, France
Death: Died in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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Son of Lucien Jean Baptiste Lurçat and Marie Emile Marguerite Lurçat
Brother of André Lurçat

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About Jean Lurçat

Jean Lurçat est un peintre, céramiste et créateur de tapisserie français, né à Bruyères (Vosges) le 1er juillet 1892 et mort à Saint-Paul-de-Vence le 6 janvier 1966.


Il doit principalement sa notoriété à ses travaux de tapisserie dont il rénova en profondeur le langage.


Il est le frère aîné d'André Lurçat1, qui sera architecte.

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Jean Lurçat (1 July 1892 – 6 January 1966) was a French artist noted for his role in the revival of contemporary tapestry.

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Jean Lurçat's Timeline

1892
July 1, 1892
Bruyères, Vosges, Lorraine, France
1966
January 6, 1966
Age 73
Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France