Charles Angrand

Charles Angrand

1854 – 1926

French Impressionist, Pointillist painter & anarchist illustrator. Born April 19, 1854, in Normandy. Died April 1, 1926.

A teacher before devoting himself to painting. In 1884, Angrand joined the Society of Independent Artists in Paris, & was close with the other libertarian painters like Seurat, Cross, Luce & Signac.

Although moving to Normandy, Charles Angrand takes part in the illustration of Jean Grave’s “Les temps nouveaux” (begun in 1895), as well as helping with financing, by offering his works in lotteries of the time.

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