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Xavier Bueno

 (1891 or1915 - 1979)
Xavier Bueno was active/lived in Spain, Italy.  Xavier Bueno is known for semi-abstract portrait and figure painting.

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Xavier Bueno


Xavier Bueno was born in Vera de Bidasoa (Spain) and died in Fiesole (Florence, Italy) on July 17th, 1979. He began his studies at the S. Fernando Academy in Madrid, then continued in Geneva, where in 1937 he held his first personal exhibition, with works representing a strong Spanish Realism. This was then followed by further studies under Diase Bianquet at the Grand Caumiere in Paris.

In the forties, together with his brother Antonio, Sciltian and Annigoni, he participated in the group of Modern Realist Painters. From the fifties onward, his paintings are characterised by a Realism with a strong social content and at times are melancholic in nature. Salvatore Quasimodo wrote: "Special attention should be paid to the still life wor  ...  Displaying 750 of 1523 characters.



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About  Xavier Bueno

Born:  1891 or1915 - Vera de Bidasoa, Spain
Died:   1979 - Florence, Italy
Known for:  semi-abstract portrait and figure painting