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 Dora Maar

Dora Maar

Birth
Tours, Departement d'Indre-et-Loire, Centre, France
Death 16 Jul 1997 (aged 89)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial Clamart, Departement des Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France
Memorial ID 26780352 · View Source
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Artist, Model. Born in France, she first became known as a surrealist photographer. In 1936 she met Pablo Picasso and was his lover and muse for eight years. She modeled for many several of his best known paintings of the period, often characterized as "The Weeping Woman." She created her own art throughout her lifetime, often while battling with depression. She died in Paris at the age of 89.

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  • Originally Created by: Samantha
  • Added: 12 May 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 26780352
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dora Maar (22 Nov 1907–16 Jul 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 26780352, citing Clamart Cemetery, Clamart, Departement des Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .