Decamps Maurice

( 1892 - 1953 )

Maurice Decamps was born on 2nd October 1892 in Paris. He studied painting under Pierre Mont├ęzin. He first exhibited at the Paris Salon in 1913, winning an honourable mention and the Savoy Prize in 1926, and a silver medal in 1927. He achieved significant success and recognition during his lifetime and was most feted for his still-life works.