Harris Schrank Fine Prints

Jean-Emile Laboureur

(French, 1877–1943)

bar en pennsylvanie by jean-emile laboureur

Jean-Emile Laboureur

Bar en Pennsylvanie, 1914

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eau fraiche by jean-emile laboureur

Jean-Emile Laboureur

Eau Fraiche, 1907

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l'ile desert by jean-emile laboureur

Jean-Emile Laboureur

L'ile Desert, 1914

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la lecture interrompue (also la liseuse) by jean-emile laboureur

Jean-Emile Laboureur

La Lecture Interrompue (also La Liseuse), 1912

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lassitude by jean-emile laboureur

Jean-Emile Laboureur

Lassitude, 1912

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le jockey d'epsom (deuxieme planche) by jean-emile laboureur

Jean-Emile Laboureur

Le Jockey d'Epsom (Deuxieme Planche), 1913

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Biography

Timeline

1877
born in Nantes, France
1895
traveled to Paris intending to study law at the Sorbonne, the great wood engraver Auguste Lepere taught him woodcutting
1913
invented a cubist idiom all his own
1915
began experimenting with engraving
1943
died

Exhibitions

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Art Institute of Chicago
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Philadelphia Museum of Art
National Gallery of Art, Washington