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Jean-Emile Laboureur

The white on the paper is the light, all lights, with all their sheen and transparence.

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Jean Laboureur was born in Nantes (France) in 1877. Very young he had a gift for drawing, but he studied Law to Paris. Meanwhile, he learned engraving with Auguste Lepre and lithography with Toulouse-Lautrec (1895-1898). Laboureur said about engraving "a drawing voluntarily made with the harshness of the tool used", he considered as a whole art. Few years . . .

11 work(s) available

La boutique du...
Engraving
La halte des...
Engraving
Le Jockey d'Epsom
Etching
Le pcheur de...
Engraving
The closed...
Etching
Les nouveaux timbres
Etching
L'embarquement
Engraving
The way of Camolin
Etching
La porte de...
Etching
The return of...
Etching
Return of hunting
Lithograph

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Laboureur, graveur , P. du Colombier, NRF, Paris, 1931
  • Laboureur, oeuvre grav et lithographi , J. Loyer, Imp. Tournon, Paris 1962
  • J.-E. Laboureur, vie et oeuvre grav A. Lombardini, lEquerre, Paris 1987
  • J.-E. L., illustrateur , S. Laboureur & S. Fauchereau, Ed. Mmo, Nantes, 1996
To read from the artist :
  • Comment je comprends la gravure , in Beaux-Arts, Paris, 24 janvier 1936
Website :
www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/laboureur

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Art movements

  • + CUBISM / 1907-1925 / Robert Delaunay, Marcel Duchamp, Charles Dufresne, Jacques Lipchitz, Jean Metzinger, etc.
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