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James Coignard

 (1925 - 2008)
James Coignard was active/lived in France.  James Coignard is known for abstract paintings, sculpture, engraving.

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James Coignard


French painter, sculptor, engraver, James Coignard was born in Tours in 1925.  He lived and worked in Antibes, in the Maritime Alps, and he died in March 2008. 

Coignard began his studies in 1948 at the School of Fine Arts in Nice; however, his journey as an artist began in the Côte d'Azur, where he settled.  In fact, Coignard traveled a lot, living for a period from 1985 to 1988 in New Orleans.  His artistic career was marked by collective and personal exhibitions both in France and abroad (Sweden, Switzerland, the United States...), where he enjoyed fame and recognition.

Until the 1960s, his artistic development was characterized by an expressionistic style; then Coignard found himself movi  ...  Displaying 750 of 2687 characters.




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About  James Coignard

Born:  1925 - Tours, France
Died:   2008 - Cannes, France
Known for:  abstract paintings, sculpture, engraving