Antoine Blanchard, 1910–1988, French artist, painted his immensely popular Parisian street scenes, Movement School of Paris. In 1932 he joined the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. Won awards Grand Prix du Public in 1979. Antoine Blanchard essentially painted Paris and the Parisians in bygone days, often from vintage
postcards. He also won the Prix de Rome. Galleries are currently researching Blanchard's life and oil paintings for an online catalogue raisonné project. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.