Édouard Vallet - Fontaine Valaisanne, 1910 (detail)

Edouard Vallet / Édouard Eugène Francis Vallet

Art Nouveau

February 24, 2021

Born into a family of French traders, Édouard Vallet was a Swiss painter, engraver, and designer. His paintings were executed in the Art Nouveau style, often including motifs from rural life in the mountains of Valais.

Featured image: Édouard Vallet - Fontaine Valaisanne, 1910 (detail). Etching and aquatint on wove paper. 12 4/5 × 11 2/5 in. 32.5 × 29 cm. This work is from an edition of unknown size. Photo courtesy Samhart Gallery