Ireneé Édouard Rochard (1906-1984) was a French sculptor known for his remarkable works in bronze and other materials. He was born on October 27, 1906, in Paris, France.
Rochard attended the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He was greatly influenced by the Art Deco movement, which was characterized by its modern and geometric approach to design. In the early 1930s, Rochard began exhibiting his sculptures at the prestigious Paris Salon, which brought him significant recognition and acclaim. In 1937, Rochard achieved international recognition when he participated in the Exposition Internationale des Arts et Techniques dans la Vie Moderne (International Exposition of Art and Technology in Modern Life) held in Paris.
Throughout his career, Rochard's sculptures were predominantly cast in bronze, though he also worked with other materials, such as ivory and ceramic. His subjects often portrayed graceful ballerinas, elegant women in flowing dresses, and classical more...
23 items found:
These items have been sold, and the description, image and price are for reference purposes only.