Born in Paris, France on May 7, 1885. Lavrillier studied in the atelier of Bourdelle. He moved to Los Angeles about 1929 and was active there through the early 1930s. His oeuvre includes portraits in oil and bronze medallions. Exh: Rome, 1911, 1914 (grand prize); Wilshire Gallery (LA), 1928; Ebell Salon (LA), 1931; Painters & Sculptors of LA, 1931.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"Southern California Artists
(Nancy Moure); California Arts and Architecture list, 1932; Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs, et Graveurs
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