Zwobada, Jacques Charles
French, 20th century, male.
Born 6 August 1900, in Neuilly-sur-Seine, near Paris; died 1967, in Fontenay-aux-Roses, near Paris.
Sculptor, painter. Designs for tapestries.
Jacques Zwobada studied with Injalbert and Bouchard at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, only for six months, though. He then studied by himself. His discovery of Rodin's work was formative, and his traditional realism evolved into a lyrical liberation of form, as can be seen in his ...