Pierre Girieud peintre

Life and work of a modern painter

Pierre Girieud - Illustrator

Pierre Girieud, Illustrator

Pierre Girieud was still an unknown artist, when a few of his satirical topical drawings were published in various newspapers.

Later on, at the request of his friends literary men, he illustrates Romance, poetries or biographies .

He also contributes to the production of tourist guides, almanacs or illustrations. n particular, in 1923, by request of french national museum, he created for a french art exhibition in Stockholm, an advertissement in order to attract visitors. This advertissement printed by Mourlot was a success and the museum decided to continue the experience with future artistic manifestations.(informations issued from the site Affiches Mourlot) ;