Léonard Foujita 1886-1968


France – Born November 27, 1886, Tsugouharu (or Léonard) Foujita was a complete artist (painter, engraver, photographer …) French of Japanese origin. Foujita arrived in Paris in 1913. A few years later, he became one of the most famous artists of the capital. He also became an essential personality of Montparnasse and knows the glory and honors by his very personal style painting. Died on January 29, 1968 in Zurich, Switzerland, he rests in Reims in the chapel of Our Lady of Peace that he imagined and painted at the end of his life. 

  • 29.01.2018
  • Angelique Andrillon
  • Heliogravure
  • 52 x 40.85 mm
  • €1.90