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Pierre Tal-Coat

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Pierre Jacob, who will take the pseudonym Pierre Tal-Coat in 1927, is born in Clohars-Carnot (Finistre, France) in 1905. Initially an apprentice blacksmith, then the clerk for a notary, moulder and ceramics painter, Pierrre Jacob draws from an early age. He studies art at the Acadmie de la Grande-Chaumire between 1924 and 1926. In 1927, Tal-Coats first exhibition is organized at the . . .

17 work(s) available

DLM n 114
DLM n 82-83-84
DLM n 153
Maeght issue
Exposition au...
DLM Deluxe n153
DLM Deluxe n131
DLM Deluxe n199
Poster before the...
Paroles peintes IV
DLM n199
Poster before the...
For Menton
Poster before the...
DLM n120
Maeght issue

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
* Tal-Coat : Les peintures , Xavier Demolo, accessible en ligne. All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Tal-Coat , Jean Leymarie, Skira, 1992
  • Portrait de P. Tal Coat , Emmanuel Pernoud, B. Nationale de France, 1999
  • . . ., lart de Tal Coat , Henri Maldiney, Deyrolle, 1993
  • Tal Coat devant limage , Cat., Muses dart et dhistoire, Genve, 1997
  • L'immobilit battante, cat. d'expo., Galerie Vidal-Saint Phalle, Paris 2007
  • Tal Coat, peintures et dessins 1946 - 1985, BAM - Beaux-Arts Mons, Belgique, 2011
  • L'Immobilit battante, Entretiens avec J.-P. Lger, Ed. L'Atelier contemporain, 2017
  • Tal Coat,, Georges Limbour, prface de Pierre Brull, Ed. Le Bruit du temps, 2017
  • Tal Coat, Pierre et front de bois, Jean-Pascal Lger, Ed. Somogy, 2017
  • Tal Coat, la libert farouche, Bruno Ely et autres, Ed. Somogy, 2017
To read from the artist :
  • Entretien avec P. Tal Coat , Le monologue du peintre, vol. II, Julliard, 1960
  • Tal Coat, l'atelier ouvert, film de Michel Dieuzaide, 2016
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Art movements

  • + SCHOOL OF PARIS / 1945-1960 / Jean Degottex, Georges Mathieu, Nicolas de Stal, etc.
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