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Edouard Couturier
Nationality: 
french
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1871
Birth Place: 
Paris
Death Date: 
1903
Death Place: 
Vincennes, France
A French draughtsman active at the end of the 19th century, Edouard Couturier contributed lively drawings to a variety of periodicals, including La Feuille (The Sheet), Le Rire (Laughter), L’Illustré moderne (Modern Illustrated), Paris joyeux (Joyous Paris) and L’Assiette au beurre (The Butter Plate). He published several albums of drawings, including Gens de maison (Domestic Servants) and Les Ignorants ou le Péril (The Uneducated or the Social Danger), and leaflets including La Critique (Criticism) and Les Notes d’art (Notes on Art). (TNB 10/2011) Selected bibliography: Bénézit, Emmanuel. Dictionary of Artists, vol. 1 p. 103. Paris: Gründ, 2006. Saur, K.G. Allgemeines Kunstlerlexikon. Vol. 22, p. 37. Munich; Leipzig: K. G. Saur, 2000.