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Victor Valery

 (born 1881)
Victor Valery was active/lived in France.  Victor Valery is known for copper multi-color etching, Parisian scene.

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Victor Valery


Victor Valery was a French etcher who specialized in copper etchings in multi-color, predominantly of scenes in and around Paris. The prevailing notations indicate he was born in 1881 and died in 1910.

But Valery's work itself makes it clear he lived at least into the mid 1920's. A Valery etching of the victorious World War I generals at Versailles is known; and that could not have been created before the Spring of 1919. Moreover, several Valery etchings of scenes of Paris include depictions of women dressed in fashion from about 1925 - short skirts, bobbed hair, and the hats that go with - a style of dress that simply did not exist in 1910 or before.

Valery's etchings are known in two plate sizes. The larger is a  ...  Displaying 750 of 1948 characters.



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About  Victor Valery

Born:  1881
Known for:  copper multi-color etching, Parisian scene