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Jean Yves Commere

 (1920 - 1986)
Jean Yves Commere was active/lived in France.  Jean Commere is known for portrait, figure, landscape, marine, still life paintings, lithography.

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Jean Yves Commere


Jean-Yves Commère (1920-1986) was a french painter, watercolourist, draughtsman and illustrator.  In 1936, he entered the école des beaux-arts d'Angers, and then the Ecole des beaux-arts de Paris 2 years later, in the workshop of sculptor Jean Boucher. 

From 1936, he took part in numerous collective exhibitions in France and abroad.  In 1951, his first personal exhibition took place in Paris, at the Monique de Groote gallery.  He received the Great Prize Othon Friesz for his painting "Inondations à Denée" in 1952.

Jean Commère designed stage curtains, decors, and costumes for "Étoiles" by Béla Bartok at the Opéra de Paris in 1955.  He made the portraits of Yves Montan  ...  Displaying 750 of 1559 characters.



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About  Jean Yves Commere

Born:  1920 - Paris, France
Died:   1986 - Angers, France
Known for:  portrait, figure, landscape, marine, still life paintings, lithography