Émilie Charmy (St. Etienne, 1878 – Paris, 1974)



Selected Bibliography


Barlow, Margaret. Women Artists. Universe, New York. 2008

Bouche, Edmond. Émilie Charmy 1877-1974. Exhibition Catalogue, Patrick Seale Gallery, London, 1980.

Brown, Milton Wolf. The Story of the Armory Show. Abbeville Press; The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, New York, 1988.


Carlier, Sylvie. Valadon, Marval, Charmy, Agutte, Les femmes peintres e l'avant-garde 1900-1930. Musée Municipal Paul-Dini, Villefranche-sur-Saône, France, 2006.

Carlier, Sylvie, Seale, Patrick, Charles, Corinne and Martin, Sandra. Émilie Charmy, 1878-1974. Musée Municipal Paul-Dini, Villefranche-sur-Saône, France, 2008.

Colette. Quelques toiles de Charmy – Quelques pages de Colette. Exhibition Catalogue, Galerie d’Art ancien et moderne, Paris, 1921. Published in Cahiers de Colette, No. 12, Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye, 1990.

Dorgelès, Roland. Charmy. Exhibition Catalogue, Galerie Paul, Petrides, Paris, April 25 – May 15, 1963.

Edwards, Steve and Wood, Paul. Art of the Avant-Gardes. Yale University Press, New Haven and London, in association with The Open University. 2004.

Galerie d’œuvres d’art. Toiles. Paris, June 1921.

Gaze, Delia, editor. Dictionary of Women Artists. London; Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 2 Volumes. 1997.

Hardouin-Fugier, Elisabeth and Grafe, Etienne. The Lyon School of Flower Painting. F. Lewis Publishers, Ltd. Leigh-on-Sea, England, 1978.

Lemoine, Jean Gabriel. L'Art et les artists. Comment presenter la peinture moderne. Paris : Le Crapouillot, July 1, 1921.

Léon-Martin, Louis. L’art et les artistes : trois femmes peintres. Émilie Charmy [à la Galerie d’œuvres d’art, Paris]. Paris : Le Crapouillot, June 1, 1921.

Léon-Martin, Louis. Émilie Charmy 1877-1974. Exhibition Catalogue, Kunsthaus Bühler, Stuttgart, 1995.

Perry, Gill. Women Artists and the Parisian Avant-Garde. Modernism and "Feminine" Art, 1900 to the late 1920s. Manchester University Press, Manchester and New York, 1995.

Raynal, Maurice (translated by Ralph Roeder). Modern French Painters. Brentano’s Publishers, New York, 1928.

Rolland, Sophie. Premiere Approche de la vie l'oeuvre d'Émilie Charmy (1878-1974). Masters Thesis, Art History, under the direction of Mercier and Chomer, Univeristy of Lyon, II, 1987, 2 vols, unedited.

Weill, Berthe. Pan dans l’oeil (1900-1939) Paris, 1933.

Wolpert, Martin and Winter, Jeffrey. Figurative Paintings, Paris and the Modern Spirit. Papillon Gallery, Los Angeles, California, Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., Atglen, Pennsylvania, 2006.