Blog Posts - French Artists



Marie Desbons, Children's Books Illustrations (France)

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Ives Brayer (1907-1990) French Artist

Yves Brayer traveled widely to Spain, Italy, Greece, the US, Mexico, Egypt, Iran, Japan and Russia, trying to capture the light and colors of each country. He was interested in the techniques of copper plate engraving and lithography and produced ill...

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (1859-1923) Art Nouveau Painter and Printmaker

Born in Swiss, Théophile Alexandre Steinlen studied at the University of Lausanne. After graduating he took a job as a textile designer. He and his wife moved to Montmartre in Paris when he was in his early twenties. There he collaborated on Le Chat...

Thomas Bossard Fantastic Artist (France)

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Georges Sabbagh (1877–1951) Egyptian-French artist

Born in Alexandria, Egypt, Georges Hanna Sabbagh later studied art in Paris, and was a pupil of Maurice Denis, Félix Vallotton Paul Sérusier. He could be linked to the artists of Ecole de Paris but he always refused to be considered one of them. In...

Giggaheim Podcast Episode 108

Podcast 108 is tech heavy, with monogamy and Kiki to balance things out - so grab your iPod and jump into the grid with us!
by The Giggaheim on Jun 19, 2013

Felix Lorioux (1872–1964), French Illustrator

One of the best illustrators of children's books, Felix Lorioux was born in Angers. He studied art as an apprentice with painters on glass and later in Angers and Paris Ecole des Beaux Arts. He knew Walt Disney, who admired his work, he was then hi...

Henri Rivière (1864 -1951) French artist and designer

Henri Rivière is known for his post-Impressionist illustrations of Breton landscapes and the Eiffel Tower. (henri-riviere.org) Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.

Provence Landscape Painting by Gabriel Deschamps French Artist

Born in 1919, Gabriel Deschamps studied in Paris at the Ecole des Beaux Arts. He was a member of the Paris Autumn Salon and a State Art Professor. He painted mostly landscape of Provence where he had a house. T...

Ferdinand Heilbuth (1826-1889) French Painter

Born in Hamburg, Ferdinand Heilbuth became a naturalized French in 1876. He was already a well known painter in Paris by then. Ferdinand Heilbuth had his own studio in the Rue de la Rochefoucauld in Paris. He exhibited several times at the Royal Aca...

French Baroque Era Painter Jacques Linard (1597–1645)

Jacques Linard, The Five Senses with Flowers, 1639 Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.inse...

Bernard Lorjou (1908-1986) French Expressionist Painter

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Georges de Feure (1868-1943) French Art Nouveau Painter

The real name of the artist was Georges Joseph van Sluÿters. Born in Paris, he was a French painter, theatrical designer, and industrial art designer in the symbolism and Art Nouveau styles. His father was a Dutch architect, his mother was Belgian.


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