HERVE Jules René ( 1887 / 1981 )
Paris, animation Royale street front the Madeleine.
Oil on canvas mounted on panel signed lower right.
17,91 / 21,46 in
Museums : Annecy, Calais, Casablanca, Chicago, Dijon, Langres, Luxeuil-Les-Bains, Montreal, New York, Paris, Saint-Etienne, Tourcoing, Troyes.
Literature: Bénézit - Dictionary of small masters of painting by Gérald Schurr and Pierre Cabanne - "Jules René Hervé an enchanting master of painting of the 20th century" by Bernard Masson - "The top of the pavement of Langres" by Gerard Gueniot - The painter and the animal in France in the 19th century by Elisabeth Hardouin-Fugier -
Jules René HERVE
Born in Langres ( Haute-Marne ) in 1887
Death in Langres in 1981
Painter of typical scenes, figures, portraits, landscapes.
A pupil of Fernand Cormon and Jules Adler, Jules René Hervé moved to Paris and began exhibiting at the Salon des Artistes Français in 1910. Jules René Hervé received a silver medal in 1914 and a gold medal in 1925.
Then Jules René Hervé shares his life between Paris and his hometown which he paints, with a light brush, expert in small bright shards on gray or ochres skillfully distributed, humble and picturesque events, portraits of his austere society to the monotonous and muffled existence - But Jules René Hervé knows just as well restore the animated atmosphere of the Parisian life and its monuments or the dancers at the foyer of the Opera -
Of his compositions finely observed emanate delicate feelings - Appreciated by French and foreign amateurs, Jules René Hervé has devoted himself to his art throughout his life -
Jules René Hervé is considered "the last of the Impressionists"
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