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Jean Capdeville

In my painting I am looking for ground that I can combat.

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Jean Capdeville was born on the 13th of September 1917 in Saint-jean dAlberes in the western Pyrenees in a farm house in the mountains. His parents settled in Ceret when he was 2 years old. Paris of course will make its mark in his life, but Ceret will always hold a unique place in his heart ; being his philosophy of life . On his journey he will meet . . .

14 work(s) available

Port Vendres
Under the bridge
Shade of water
Aprs la crue III
Mixed technique print
Mixed technique print
Au bord du Tech I
Au bord du Tech II
Comme un oiseau le...
The water left
Trac II
On sand at dawn
Without title VI

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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to read about the artist :
  • Cinq peintres et un sculpteur , Derrire le Miroir n 150, Maeght Ed, 1965
  • J. Capdeville - Estampes, G. Badin, cat., Muse d'art moderne de Cret, 1967
  • J. Capdeville - Estampes 1963-1966, R. Le Bihan, cat., Muse de Brest, 1968
  • Hommage Simone Weil , chez lauteur, Cret, 1971
  • Le livre et l'artiste.1967-1976, A. Coron, B.N.F., Paris, 1976
  • J. C. 1940-1985 - 40 annes de peinrure, cat., Fondation Cassant, 1985
  • Aigle et chouette , Edmond Jabs, Fata Morgana, Montpellier, 1987
  • Jean Capdeville, cat., Muse d'art moderne de Cret, Ed. Cret-Colioure, 1988
  • La direction de la grle - Lettres J. C. , S. Pey, Ed. Dumerchez, 2005
  • J. C., La peinture au fil des mots , P. Manuel, Ed. Riveneuve, Paris, 2008
To read from the artist :
  • Roder autour dun mur , interview J. Matamoros, in Cat. Ceret-Colliouse, 1988
  • Un peintre et des potes - livres peints de J. C. , Ed. Centre Jo Bousquet, 2006
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