|born on||19 June 1884|
|Place||Montpellier, France, 43n36, 3e53|
|Timezone||LMT m3e53 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||28°31' or|
French writer and artist associated with the Dada movement.
In addition to numerous early paintings, Ribemont-Dessaignes wrote plays, poetry, manifestos and opera librettos. He contributed to the Dada (and later surrealist) periodical Literature.
Among Ribemont-Dessaignes' works for the theater are the plays The Emperor of China (1916) and The Mute Canary (1919), and the opera libretti The Knife's Tears (1926) and The Three Wishes (1926), both with music by Czech composer Bohuslav Martinů. His novels include L'Autruche aux yeux clos (1924), Ariane (1925), Le Bar du lendemain (1927), Céleste Ugolin (1928), and Monsieur Jean ou l'Amour absolu (1934).
He died on 9 July 1974.
Death certificate from Geslain archive, does not contain birth time. Inquiry in Montpellier is on the way.
- Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (painter, Dadaist movement)
- Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (plays, opera librettos, poet)