André Édouard Marty
|André Édouard Marty|
|Birth name||André Édouard Marty|
|Born||April 16, 1882|
Marty studied at the École des Beaux-Arts and Atelier Fernand Cormon in Montmartre, Paris. He was appointed on the jury for the 1925 Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes, from which the Art Deco movement took its name.
In the 1930s Marty worked as a costume and set designer for the theatre, cinema and ballet. Later he also produced designs for enamel vases, plates and jewellery.
- François de Bondy's Constance dans les cieux (1932)
- Pierre Louÿs: Les Chansons de Bilitis. Editions de Cluny, 1937. Limited edition of 1500 copies.
- Maurice Maeterlinck's 1945 L'Oiseau Bleu (1945)
- French biography from Derby City Prints
- André Édouard Marty at the Fashion Model Directory
Examples of Marty illustrations