Jean Picart Le Doux Lithograph Unicorn Mid Century
Hommage a la Licorne
Jean Picart Le Doux, 1902-1982 French
Jean Picart Le Doux, born in Paris January 31, 1902 and died in 1982, was a French painter and painter-cartonnier the revival of contemporary tapestry.
He is the son of the painter Charles Picart Le Doux (1881-1959).
Without specialized training, he made his debut in bookbinding and publishing, and then he turned to advertising and graphic arts publishing his first works in 1935. His first tapestry dated from 1943 after winning the Grand Prix of the theater poster exhibition in the imaging.
He met Jean Lurçat and, along with Marc Saint-Saëns in 1947 for the Association of painters cartonnier tapestry.