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Jules Herve

 (1887 - 1981)
Jules Rene Herve was active/lived in France, United States.  Jules Herve is known for genre, city scene, and landscape painting.

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Jules Herve


An impressionist French artist whose subjects ranged from rural genre to Parisien city scenes and whose reputation was for shimmering colors, Jules Rene Herve was born in Langres in eastern France.  He first studied art in evening classes in his hometown, knowing as a child he wanted to be an artist.  Then he enrolled in the School of Decorative Arts in Paris, and in 1910, first exhibited a painting in the Salon of French Artists.  In 1914, he received the Medaille d'Argent (silver medal) from the French Artists association, and from that time was a regular exhibitor at the Paris Salons.  However, his painting career was interrupted because of serving in the Army for the duration of World War I.

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About  Jules Herve

Born:  1887 - Langres, France
Died:   1981
Known for:  genre, city scene, and landscape painting