Valentine Hugo

1887–1968

André Breton, ‘Exquisite Corpse’ c.1930
Exquisite Corpse c.1930
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Valentine Hugo (1887–1968) was a French artist and writer. She was born Valentine Marie Augustine Gross, only daughter to Auguste Gross and Zélie Démelin, in Boulogne-sur-Mer. She is best known for her work with the Russian ballet and with the French Surrealists. Hugo died in Paris.

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