French, 20th century, male.
Born c. 1880, in Paris.
Painter. Landscapes, urban views. Murals, decorative panels, stage costumes, posters.
Maurice Barbey worked in several different techniques including large decorative panels for a hotel in St-Cast, posters and theatrical costumes as well as paintings. His landscapes are sometimes warm in colour, with large splashes of pure colour, or practically monochromatic as in his views of small German towns in the snow....