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Alexandre Jacob

 (1876 - 1972)
Alexandre Louis Jacob was active/lived in France.  Alexandre Jacob is known for atmospheric waterscapes and landscapes, still life.

Alexandre Jacob

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.

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About  Alexandre Jacob

Born:  1876 - Paris, France
Died:   1972 - Paris, France
Known for:  atmospheric waterscapes and landscapes, still life