Marguerite Jeanne Carpentier

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Marguerite Jeanne Carpentier
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Photograph of Marguerite Jeanne Carpentier
Born (1886-09-08)September 8, 1886
Paris, France
Died 1965 (aged 78–79)
Paris, France
Nationality French
Education École des Beaux Arts
Known for Painting, Sculpture

Marguerite Jeanne Carpentier (8 September 1886 – November 1965) was a French painter and sculptor. She was born and died in Paris.[1]

She had an artistic independence. She studied in the École des Beaux Arts (1903–1909) and met Auguste Rodin.[1] She wrote a Journal d’artiste (a diary), from 1930 to her death in 1965.

Her mother Madeleine Carpentier was a painter.


  1. ^ a b "Marguerite Jeanne Carpentier (1886 - 1965)". Musée Elise Rieuf - Massiac. Retrieved 1 February 2018.