List of Artists → Pierre Bonnard
French post impressionist artist. B. began studying law in Paris but also took lessons at the Académie Julian. He continued his studies at the Paris academy. Together with M. Denis, É Vuillard a. P. Sérusier he founded the artist's group Nabis in 1890. B. exhibited among others at the Salon des Indépendants. Like H. Lebasque he bought a house in Le Cannet near Cannes. Mus.: Paris (Mus. d'Orsay), New York (MoMA), Munich (Neue Pinakothek), Hamburg, Cambridge a. others. Lit.: Saur, Thieme-Becker, Vollmer, Bénézit a. others.