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Maurice Esteve

The more I feed the canvas, the more she gains authority.

Maurice Estève was born Le Cher (Culan) in 1904, he died there at 97 years old. He spent the main part of his childhood in his home town with his grandparents. He became very young passionately fond of art, drawing regularly while he was even not 8 years old! He was 10 years old when he discovered Paris, Le Louvre, Delacroix, Corot and Courbet. He started painting at the age of 11. His vocation . . .

10 work(s) available

Lettré-cloué
Lithograph
Rivanoir II
Lithograph
Maraboulda
Lithograph
Lunaire...
Lithograph
Kiang Tseu
Lithograph
Ambivaloir
Lithograph
Péribule
Poster
Red and blue
Lithograph
Aix 93
Lithograph
Gargandin
Screenprint

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
« Estève, l’oeuvre gravé », M. Prudhomme & H. Moestrup, Ed. Forlaget Cordella, Copenhague, 1986 / « Estève, catalogue de l’oeuvre peint », R. Maillard & M. Prudhomme, Ides et Calendes, Neuchâtel, 1995 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • « Estève », P. Francastel, Ed Flammarion, Paris, 1956
  • « Estève », J. E. Muller, Ed Hazan, Paris, 1974
  • « Rétrospective », J. Leymarie & Y. Peyré, Grand Palais, Paris, 1986
  • « Donation de Monique et Maurice Estève », Musée de Bourges, 1990
To read from the artist :
« Hommage à Maurice Estève », XXème siècle, 1975

Website :
www.artcyclopedia.com/artists/esteve

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Art movements

  • + NON FIGURATIVE ART / 1942-1975 / Jean Bertholle, André Beaudin, Jeannie Dumesnil, Hanna Ben-Dov, Elvire Jan, Charles Lapicque, etc.
  • + SCHOOL OF PARIS / 1945-1960 / Jean Degottex, Georges Mathieu, Nicolas de Staël, etc.
All art movements

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