Peruvian painter, potter and sculptor. He had little formal education, but after training as a boxer in Lima he settled in Buenos Aires, where his interest in pottery led him to set up a workshop for the conservation of Pre-Columbian pottery and for the manufacture of pottery in the style of this period. He learnt to sculpt and studied painting under ...
W. Iain Mackay
Italian, 18th century, male.
In 1795, Melis won second prize from the Accademia di San Luca in Rome for a terracotta, Jacob Taking Leave of Benjamin. From 1798 to 1801, he worked as a restorer at the museum in Raxa, Majorca.
Raxa (Mus.): Head of a Woman...
French, 20th century, male.
Born 14 September 1942, in Paris.
Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, collage artist, engraver, potter, illustrator, art restorer (painting). Figures, portraits, nudes, landscapes, still-lifes.
Bernard Thomas-Roudeix spent his childhood in Aurillac and Corrèze before going on to study at the École National Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He has lived in Paris since ...