OIL ON CANVAS, SIGNED ON STRETCHER
BELGIUM, C. 1940
19 X 15 INCHES
Boquet was born in
Brussels and studied at l’Académie de Molenbeek-Saint-Jean.
He was instructed under the guidance of Meeuwis, Colman and Strebelle.
Several solo exhibitions
were held between 1942 and 1946. In 1943 and 1945 Boquet received the
Prix Art Jeune. He became a member of the Jeune Peintre Belge in 1947.
From 1952 to 1966
Boquet followed in the circle of L’Ebauche and from 1960 in the
circle of Jecta. His worked moved from the Expressionist influences
of Permeke and J. Brusselmans to abstract and non-figurative.
Boquet died in 1976.