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DAC Collection Artist Information

Enrico Donati

American painter and sculptor, born Milan, Italy

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Active for over 6 decades, Donati's works record the evolution of American art from Abstract Expressionism and Surrealism to Pop Art, and was a member of the Surrealist group surrounding André Breton in New York City during WWII. He later became the head of the perfume company, Houbigant.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500020337.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

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