(1876 - 1972)
Alexandre Louis Jacob was active/lived in France. Alexandre Jacob is known for atmospheric waterscapes and landscapes, still life.
Parisien born, Alexandre Jacob was a painter of landscapes, waterscapes
and still lifes. His fascination seemed to be with water.
Some of his paintings were fairly impressionistic and others were
relatively realistic water scenes with haze and
mist---atmospheric. Of this type of work by him, it was
written: "He gained his rare understanding and love for nature
through observation. He then magically expressed these
observations on canvas. . . .His buttery strokes of color caressed the
golden aurora of autumn, the soft creamy snow of winter and spring's
crisp morning light." (Cantor)
Alexandre Jacob was much recognized in France at the beginning of the
20th Century, receiving the Gold M ... Displaying 750 of 1746 characters.