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Sabbagh, Georges (1887–1951) By Radwan, Nadia

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1421-1
Published: 02/05/2017
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Born into a family of Syro-Lebanese origin in Alexandria, Egypt, Georges Sabbagh is an Egyptian painter of the École de Paris. He started painting at the Académie Ranson in Paris in 1910, where he was introduced to Félix Vallotton and Maurice Denis, who had a significant influence on his work.

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Radwan, Nadia. "Sabbagh, Georges (1887–1951)." The Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism. : Taylor and Francis, 2016. Date Accessed 30 Nov. 2022 doi:10.4324/9781135000356-REM1421-1

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