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Biographical entry Beauvais, Charles Frederick

Industrial designer, Artist and Futurist


Charles Frederick Beauvais emigrated to Melbourne in 1937. He worked for General Motors Holden designing customised vehicles and contributed futurist drawings and articles to the Argus newspaper e.g.. "The Car of the Future". Beauvais created a model of the City of the Future in 1947. He established his own industrial design company in Sydney.


Fl 1920s-50s.

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Powerhouse Museum

  • Charles Frederick Beauvais - Records, 1920 - 1975, 98/44/1; Powerhouse Museum. Details
  • Charles Frederick Beauvais - Records, 1920 - 1950, 97/195/1; Powerhouse Museum. Details

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