Category: Artist

Gerda Wegener

~ 1886 – 1940 Gerda Marie Fredrikke Wegener (née Gottlieb) was a Danish illustrator and painter. Wegener is known for her fashion illustrations and later her paintings that pushed the boundaries of gender and...

Georges Leonecc

~1881 – 1940 Georges Léonnec, the brother of the novelist Félix Léonnec, began his career as a cartoonist selling drawings to newspapers in 1899. After participating in World War I he worked as an illustrator for...

Artus Scheiner

~ 1863 – 1938 Artuš or Artur Scheiner Scheiner was a prolific Bohemian painter, decorative artist, and illustrator, known best for his precise gouache drawing, mostly in secessional style. He produced many paintings, illustrations, advertisements, postcards and designs.Scheiner was not classically trained...

Gyl Bertie

Despite the extended research I did I was unable to find any information about the illustrator Gyl Bertie or Gyl Bert, who illustrated the book Imperieuse Volupté ou l’Affolante Servitude, published in 1935 and...

Vera Petroff

The name of this artist appears as one of the illustrators for Cruelle Despote,  published in 1930. Some artworks from this book were done by Wighead and by E. Klem and others by Vera. See the art...

Jean d’Ayeud

This artist created some photos as well as artworks.  His photos appeared in Croupes Sanglantes. Scènes vécues (Le Jardin d’Eros, 1935) . A privately printed booklet.He seems to have also been illustrator for the...

Diana Domina

The only thing known for this artist is the book Au Domaine de L’Epouvantale Volupté, written by J. van Styk, published ca 1930 and mentioned Diana Domina as artist. 1 album/5 artworks Content Restricted...

Mahlon Blaine

~ 1894 – 1969 Blaine lived in California, Oregon. Mahlon Blaine is known for Illustrator-books, fantasy genre, there are many stories floating about this artist based on false biographies. A childhood accident left the...

George Coutan

~ 1853 – 1890 Georges Coutan illustrated the book Les Mystères du Peuple, published in 1880. I tried to find other artworks by this artist but so far nothing really came up. 1 album/6...

Adolfo Marino Ruiz

~ 1912 – unknown Adolfo Mariño Ruiz, also known as simply Ruiz, was born in Tampico. He studied art and architecture and drew his first comics and cartoons in 1935 for Mujeres y Deportes...

Jules Arsene Garnier

~ 1847 – 1889 ~ Jules Arsene Garnier was a French painter and illustrator. He was a student at the École supérieure des beaux-arts de Toulouse and joined the studio of Jean-Léon Gérôme at...