Peter de Francia

1921–2012

Peter de Francia, ‘The Execution of Beloyannis’ 1953–4
The Execution of Beloyannis 1953–4
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In Tate Modern

Biography

Peter Laurent de Francia (25 January 1921 – 19 January 2012) was a British artist, who served as Professor of Painting at the Royal College of Art (RCA), London, from 1972 to 1986. He was the author of two books on Fernand Léger: Leger: The Great Parade (Painters on Painting) (1969) and Fernand Léger (1983).

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