Ink study of characters by MARCEL-LENOIR

Ink study of characters by MARCEL-LENOIR


MARCEL- LENOIR is the pseudonym of Jules OURY 1872-1931)
Painter, engraver, illustrator, jeweler....
His talent was quickly recognized during his lifetime, he exhibited in the greatest Salons of his time, received public commissions and a museum was dedicated to him.

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Dimensions 35.5 × 45.5 cm

Born into a family of goldsmiths, MARCEL-LENOIR began his studies in Paris in 1889 at the Arts-décoratifs then at the Beaux-Arts.
His work is timeless, cradled by its many influences that will evolve during his career. (middle-age, symbolism, Cézanne...)

In 1919-1920, Marcel-Lenoir founded the "Institut d'esthétique contemporaine". He taught fresco art, engraving and illustration.