Even those who think they know Paris will be surprised and delighted by this captivating book, written and illustrated by two experts in the art of discovering the hidden Paris. In the course of his life Denis Tillinac has sought out the unspoiled courtyards, old-fashioned cafes, and elegant parks which keep Parisians in touch with their right literary and artistic past. Each page of this beautiful volume is filled with Andre Renoux’s romantic vision of the city he spent a lifetime painting.
Known as the father of the Urban Realist movement in France, Andre Renoux has been documenting the streets of Paris for over thirty years. Renoux’s art education includes studies at the Ecole des Art Decoratifs, Nice and the Ecole Superieure des Arts Modernes, Paris.