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Henri-Jean Martin

 (1860 - 1943)
Henri-Jean Guillaume Martin was active/lived in France.  HenriJean Martin is known for neo-impressionist figure and landscape painting.

Henri-Jean Martin

French 1860-1943

HENRI-JEAN-GUILLAUME MARTIN features prominently in the development of neo-impressionism and was a successful artist throughout his life time.

From his hometown of Toulouse, Henri Martin won a scholarship to study in Paris where he entered the atelier* of Jean-Paul Laurent and soon began to exhibit at the Salon des Artistes Francais*.  In 1885 he traveled to Italy where he was first exposed to the pointillist* canvases of Edmond Aman-Jean and Ernest Laurent. Stimulated by his trip to Italy, Martin began to develop his own style of short feathery strokes of fragmented color, a divisionist-inspired technique that changed little over the rest of his life.  At the same time the artist started to attach a  ...  Displaying 750 of 9675 characters.

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About  Henri-Jean Martin

Born:  1860 - Toulouse, France
Died:   1943 - Marquayrol, France
Known for:  neo-impressionist figure and landscape painting