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 Arturo Ballester Marco

Arturo Ballester Marco

Birth
Valencia, Provincia de València, Valenciana, Spain
Death 19 Jun 1981 (aged 88)
Valencia, Provincia de València, Valenciana, Spain
Burial Valencia, Provincia de València, Valenciana, Spain
Plot Cementerio Civil (4-Left). Row 1. Niche 96.
Memorial ID 13413971 · View Source
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Painter, illustrator and poster designer. He was born and died in Valencia (Comunidad Valenciana, Spain). He attended the School of Arts and Trades at the School of San Carlos of Valencia. Afterwards, Ballester worked as an illustrator for several Valencian magazines such as La Traca Nova, El Guante Blanco or Rondalles Noves. The posters he made before and during the Spanish Civil War are considered some of his most important works. He worked primarily for the CNT-FAI. This work include El País Valencià a l'Avantguarda d'Ibèria, Cómo Ayudar a los Hospitales de Sangre and Un Marino: un Héroe. His brother Vicente, also made posters during the civil war. His epitaph reads: Artista de la República (Artist of the Republic).

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 22 Feb 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13413971
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arturo Ballester Marco (3 Aug 1892–19 Jun 1981), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13413971, citing Cementeri de Valencia, Valencia, Provincia de València, Valenciana, Spain ; Maintained by Find A Grave .