Jacques Lalande

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Jacques Lalande (born December 14, 1921 in Châteaurenard , Bouches-du-Rhône , † March 8, 2003 in Le Port-Marly ) was a French representational painter and graphic artist.


From 1939 to 1941 he studied at the École supérieure des beaux-arts de l'agglomértion in Montpellier and at the École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts de Paris . In 1946 and 1947 he exhibited his work in the Souverbie studio . From 1950 to 1959 his works were presented at numerous exhibitions in all major cities of France. Successful exhibitions all over the world followed from 1959, especially in the USA . In 1969 he exhibited at the Cezanne Gallery in Cannes, chaired by Valéry Giscard d'Estaing . Two years later, in 1971, Lalande was awarded the Salon des artistes français prize. In 1992 he exhibited in the De Bonnard à Baselitz exhibition , which took place in the Bibliothèque nationale de France in Paris.

Lalandes central motifs are landscapes and depictions of children. In addition, he has also dealt with theater and design . Since the 1960s, his work has mainly focused on graphic work.


  • E. Benezit: Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des peintres, sculpteurs, dessinateurs et graveurs. Nouv. ed .-- Paris: Gründ, 1999.

Individual evidence

  1. Life data on GénéaFrance.com. Retrieved May 29, 2020 .