Colucci, Gio or Guido
Italian, 20th century, male.
Active in France.
Born 1892, in Florence; died 1974, in Paris.
Painter, sculptor, potter, illustrator. Figures, landscapes.
Colucci studied architecture at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, and then left to work in Cairo. In 1917, he travelled to Africa and began to paint. He returned to Paris in 1919, where he exhibited for the first time. He exhibited etchings at the Salon d'Automne and the Surindépendants, and his works were hung amongst those of Gleizes, Herbin, Delaunay, Duchamp-Villon, Férat and Survage. In 1929, he took up pottery in Aubagne. In 1939, he belonged to the ...