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BOUCHER, Lucien (1889 - 1971), Painter, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BOUCHER, Lucien (1889 - 1971), Painter, engraver, illustrator

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 26 December 1889, in Chartres; died 6 February 1971, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), engraver, illustrator.

Lucien Boucher was an illustrator much sought after by writers both for his verve and his faithfulness to the spirit of the work he was illustrating. These works include: The Battle of Frogs and Mice in a translation by Mario Meunier (coloured wood engravings); 3 volumes

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