Artist biography

Marie Cazin 1845-1924

French painter, engraver and sculptor, born Marie Guillet at Paimboeuf (Loire-Inférieure); a pupil of Mme Peyrol-Bonheur and of her husband Jean-Charles Cazin. Exhibited at the Royal Academy in London 1874 and 1878, at the Salon des Artistes Français 1876-89 and the Salon de la Société Nationale 1890-1914. Also exhibited in Brussels with Les XX in 1887. At first active only as a painter, in particular of landscape, animal and figure subjects, but from 1882 also exhibited sculpture. Died at Equihen (Pas-de-Calais).

Published in:
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, p.98