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Georges Braque

French painter, sculptor, and draftsman

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Braque played a major role in the development of what became known as Cubism. Braque's work is intertwined with that of his collaborator pablo Picasso, especially from 1908 to 1912, particularly regarding their respective contributions to the development of the collage. Picasso's fame and notoriety often overshadowed the quiet life of Braque.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500025200.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Georges Braque:

Georges Braque Still Life with a Guitar, 20th century Color stencil (possibly); possibly pochoir over lithograph base
Georges Braque Still Life with a Pipe, 20th century Color stencil (possibly); possibly pochoir over lithograph base
Georges Braque Galerie K. Rauch and Cabinet des Estampes—Exhibition Poster, 1958 Lithograph
Georges Braque Jonquils, 20th century Color lithograph on wove paper
Georges Braque Composition—Nature Morte aux Verres, 1912 Etching on Arches paper
Georges Braque Self-Portrait of the Artist, 1955 Pen and ink drawing on white board
Georges Braque Théogonie III, 1954 Color lithograph printed in beige and gold inks
Georges Braque Still Life, 20th century Color lithograph
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