French, 19th – 20th century, female.
Active in Switzerland.
Born 1872, in Arras; died 1952.
Painter, watercolourist, illustrator, writer. Portraits, genre scenes. Posters, decorative designs.
Marguerite Burnat-Provins was a pupil of Benjamin Constant and Jean-Paul Laurens. She married in 1896 and settled in Vevey, Switzerland. Very responsive to poetry, she wrote poems and plays from her early days, and when she was living in Vevey she wrote a long poem, ...