Full name: Marguerite Anne de Blonay
Born: July 9, 1897 in Zinswiller, Bas-Rhin, France
Died: July 18, 1966 in Marchais-en-Brie, Aisne, France
Sport: Art Competitions
Marguerite de Blonay focussed early on sculpturing and was educated beginning in 1923 at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière where she worked together with Émile Antoine Bourdelle under Ary Bitter. In 1922 she began exhibiting in Paris and throughout Europe. In 1934, de Blonay founded a school of painting and sculpture in Casablanca. In 1949 she became a correspondent for the colonial sciences at the French Academy, as a result of expeditions to Guinea and Cameroon.
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