Biography

Louis Marcoussis, , (1878 or 1883and died in 1941)  was a painter and engraver of Polish origin who lived in Paris for much of his life.
Impressionism influenced his early paintings, but from about 1911 he was part of the Cubist movement alongside other  painters like Picasso, Braque and Juan Gris.

His work was shown in exhibitions in many European cities and in the US. 
As well as painting still lifes and musical instruments in the Cubist manner, he also produced portraits, views of Paris, and images from the Breton seaside.