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Guillaume Apollinaire

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Born in:Italy
Year of Birth:1880
Year of death:1918


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Guillaume Apollinaire) of the Wąż coat of arms.}} (; 26 August 1880 – 9 November 1918) was a French poet, playwright, short story writer, novelist, and art critic of Polish-Belarusian descent.
Apollinaire is considered one of the foremost poets of the early 20th century, as well as one of the most impassioned defenders of Cubism and a forefather of Surrealism. He is credited with coining the term "Cubism"[ Daniel Robbins, 1964, Albert Gleizes 1881 – 1953, A Retrospective... more

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