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Geneviève Asse

In my etchings, I believe that I can attain this extreme acuteness that attracts me.

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Genevieve Asse was born in Vannes in Brittany, France in 1923. Her parents were editors. She attended the National School of Decorative Arts in Paris in 1940, but ‘didn’t learn anything there about painting’. Her inspiration would be her native Britanny. During the war, she participated in struggle for the Liberation, she joined the FFI, then worked as an . . .

4 work(s) available

Lumière verticale
Etching
Lithograph 7
Lithograph
Triptyque
Etching
Double form
Etching

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

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to read about the artist :
  • « Geneviève Asse », Cat. , Musée Cantini (Marseille), 1987
  • « Geneviève Asse », G. Viatte et J.-L. Daval, Ed. Skira (Genève, Suisse), 1995
  • « Geneviève Asse, le volume et le trait », Cat., Ed. Musée de la Cohue de Vanne
  • « Geneviève Asse : la pointe de l'oeil », Cat., Bibliothèque nationale de France
To read from the artist :
  • « Un été avec Geneviève Asse », Silvia Baron Supervielle, Ed. de l'Echoppe, 1996
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