Laurent de Brunhoff - Culture Center Le Marais, 1981 (detail)

Laurent de Brunhoff

Illustration

October 21, 2020

Laurent de Brunhoff is a French contemporary illustrator and author, best known for his work on the series of children books titled Babar the Elephant. The series began as a bedtime story that Cécile de Brunhoff told her young sons, Laurent and Mathieu, later illustrated and turned into a book by Jean de Brunhoff, their father.

Featured image: Laurent de Brunhoff - Culture Center Le Marais, 1981 (detail). Offset Lithograph. 119 × 138 in. 302.3 × 350.5 cm. This is ephemera, an artifact related to the artist. Photo courtesy ArtWise