MONTZAIGLE DE SAINT-PIERRE Edgard (de)
AT THE OPERA GARNIER, PARIS
Watercolour and gouache on paper: 30 x 35.5 cm / 11.8 x 14 ins
Signed lower right
Painter of historical subjects, genre scenes and landscapes; watercolourist and painter of gouaches. Painter of the Belle Epoque.
Edgard de Montzaigle de Saint-Pierre was a pupil of Jean Béraud in Paris.
He exhibited in Paris at the Salon des Artistes Français and he won a bronze medal at the 1900 Exposition Universelle, also in Paris.
de Montzaigle’s interiors are very lively and full of charm.
Angoulême (Charente) 1867 - 1930
E. Bénézit, "Dictionary of Artists", Paris 2006, Vol. 9, p. 1232.