Tanguy BARTHOUIL, the Artist

Georges Barthouil, French painter (b.1934, Tourcoing)A self-taught painter, G.B. was to have studied medicine ? he actually started attending lessons at the Faculty of Medicine in Lille in 1950. At that time, he was a mere spare-time painter because of severe constraints imposed by his family, although they would loosen up on him during school holidays. G.B. had to wait until he came of age (then 21) in order to leave Tourcoing where his [...]

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