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Atelier René Tazé V

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Erik Desmazières was born in 1948 in Rabat, Morocco, and lived there until the age of twelve. He began to draw as a boy and yearned to be an artist. To satisfy his parents' desire that he make himself employable, he studied at the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris. Immediately after...

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Signed and dated lower right in graphite pencil: Erik Desmazières 1993 Lower left in graphite pencil: 16/75 Lower center in graphite pencil: Atelier René Tazé V


Childs Gallery (Boston); from which puchased by MFA, 20 September 2006.

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund


© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.


Catalogue Raisonné

Fitch-Febvrel 137


Platemark: 65.4 x 50.2 cm (25 3/4 x 19 3/4 in.) Sheet: 56.7 x 76 cm (22 5/16 x 29 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching, aquatint, and roulette, printed with an additional tone plate in blue ink


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