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Jacques Majorelle

 (1886 - 1962)
Jacques Majorelle was active/lived in France, Africa.  Jacques Majorelle is known for African figure, genre and landscape painting-garden scenes.

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Jacques Majorelle


The following information is from Articles & Texticles, a website by Daniel Cacouault:

Painters I Should Have Known About: Jacques Majorelle

It's difficult, if not impossible, to fathom the reasons why one hasn't heard of an artist who might be well known by other people.

In the case of Jacques Majorelle, I guess that my reason for not knowing him is that the majority of information about him is in French, and that his work is now so widely dispersed that it has yet to be brought together for a major retrospective exhibition, although there has been a book published about him (in French) since his death in 1962.

In other words, he's stayed just below my radar.

He had a very famous father: Louis   ...  Displaying 750 of 7289 characters.



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About  Jacques Majorelle

Born:  1886 - Nancy, France
Died:   1962 - Paris, France
Known for:  African figure, genre and landscape painting-garden scenes