Du Janerand, Daniel
French, 20th century, male.
Born 18 July 1919, in Paris; died 1990.
Painter, illustrator, medallist. Figures, landscapes, seascapes, still-lifes.
Daniel du Janerand studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He was an elegant yet robust painter, whose clear and brightly-coloured canvases took as their subject matter pleasing episodes from everyday life. An accomplished illustrator, he worked on books by J. Rousselot, Pierre Benoit and Hervé Bazin; as a medallist, he produced designs for the Paris mint; and, as a painter, he also was responsible for several decorative murals....