André Barbier - Venice
André Barbier - Falaises, Normande
André Barbier (1883 - 1970)

Born in Arras into a family of notaries, he moved to Paris at the age of 20 and
settled at the Quai aux Fleurs. In the same year, 1903, he exhibited at the 19th
Salon des Independents a total of four paintings. In 1916, he met Claude Monet
and the two artists became friends until Monet's death in 1926.