Pierre Girieud peintre

Life and work of a modern painter

Pierre Girieud - engraveur

Pierre Girieud, Engraveur

Pierre Girieud considered engraving as a necessary complement to his painting. He used all the available techniques and produced : wood-cuts, etchings, lithographs which it contributes to the rebirth (1)(2).

In 1933, he founded an association called le Trait (the Stroke) in collaboration with his friend Georges Turpin. pagan or sacred legends.

when his erudition did not provide him with a subject, he engraved incisive portraits or landscapes.

(1) a renaissance in lithography
(2) resurgence of lithography