Paul Alex Deschmacker
(1889 - 1973)
Paul Alex Deschmacker was active/lived in France. Paul Deschmacker is known for landscape, botanics, still life and gener painting.
Biography Paul Alex Deschmacker
Paul-Alex Deschmacher was born in Roubaix in the north of France in 1889. He was recognized early for his talents, and won a rare gold medal in the capitol of Flanders. He was awarded a grant to study in Paris at l'Ecole des Beaux Arts; his first particapation at the Salon d'Automne was while he was still a student there. Though his grant was for four years, he was only able to stay for two years. He wanted to join the army but was rejected; he had very poor eyesight and wore glasses.
Deschermacher returned to Roubaix, and remained there during the war. He was offered a position at l'Ecole Nationale des Arts et Industries Textile de Roubaix where he had been a student there not long before an
... Displaying 750 of 1601 characters.