Georges Papazoff

Bulgaria 1894 - 1972

Georges Papazoff
Georges Papazoff
Male
Bulgaria
1894
March 2, 2013
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Georges Papazoff was a Bulgarian artist who worked in Germany before settling in France in 1924, during the twenties and thirties Papazoff had a flamboyant international career, exhibiting in several European countries and in the USA. Remarked upon at an early stage by the writer Henri-Pierre Roché (a friend of Duchamp and Brancusi’s agent), Papazoff’s work quickly found its way into the major American collections of which Roché was one of the regular advisers.

Featured image: Georges Papazoff – Dominante violette, detail – image courtesy of Affordable art 101