Saturday, July 2, 2016

Jacques Derrey

[France] (b 1907/d 1975)

"Born at Toulouse in 1907,Jean Derrey  traveled to Nantes when his father died...(..) he joined the Nantes Fine Arts School in 1926 , followed by the Paris National Fine arts School from 1928 to 1935..(..) in 1936 Durrey won the "Grand Prix de Rome" for  Engraving ...His Artistic activity was interrupted by WWII and in 1950 he was nominated Professor of Painting in the "Ecole académique de Valencienne"...Derrey then take the job of Director of the School in the following year...he was responsible for the creation of a degree in 1955 Durrey joined the Paris Polytechnic School ,where he teach Painting and Engraving until 1973..." He is mostly know for his beautiful Engraved illustrations for several books... 

Biography :

Comoro Islands 1963 "Freedom from Hunger" (1) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] Sc(54)

Congo Republic 1964 "Air Mail" (1) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] Sc(C17)

French Somali Coast 1964 "Air Mail / Nubian Monuments Preservation" (1) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] SC(CB4)

St. Pierre and Miquelon 1964 "Fauna" (4,4,4) [Engr (Jacques Derrey 3f,34f)(S. Gauthier 4f,5f)][Recess] Sc(370,...,373) [ Images credit of Stampworld ]

French Somali Coast 1965 "Anti Tuberculosis Campaign" (1) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] Sc(B16)

Senegal 1965 "Air" (1) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] Sc(C42) [ Images credit of Stampworld ]

Chad 1965 "ITU Centenary" (3,3,3) [Engr (Fenneteaux 30f)(Miermont 60f)(Jacques Derrey 100f)][Recess] Sc(112,...,114) [ Images credit of Stampworld ]

Chad 1966 "Central Africa customs and Economic Union" (1) [Photo (Delrieu)] Sc(128)

Chad 1966 "20th Anniversary of UNESCO" (1) [Engr (Jacques Durrey)][Recess] Sc(132)

Malagasy Republic 1967 "Religious Buildings" (3,3,3) [Engr (Jacques Derrey 3f,5f)(C. Haley 10f)][Recess] Sc(396,...,398)  [ Images credit of Stampworld ]

Comoro Islands 1968 "Fishes" (4,4,4) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] Sc(74,75,C52.C74) [ Images credit of Stampworld ]

Gaboon 1968 "Agricultural Products" (2,2,2) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] Sc(232,233)  [ Images credit of Stampworld ]

Gaboon 1968 "Human Rights Year" (1) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] Sc(235)

France 1969 "Central School of Art and Manufacture" (1) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] Sc(1258)

France 1973 "Tricentenary of the Death of Moliere" (1) [Engr (Jacques Derrey)][Recess] Sc(1381)

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