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François Marius Valère-Bernard
He was born on 1 August 1860, in Marseilles, France.
He was a painter, sculptor, engraver and a poet,
He did figure compositions, nudes, portraits, and landscapes.
François Marius Valère-Bernard was a pupil of Alexandre Cabanel at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris in 1882 . He learned etching from Félicien Rops. In 1888 he settled in Marseilles where he founded the magazine Zou together with the Marseilles poet Louis Astruc. Valère-Bernard published several novels.
He died 8 October 1936 in Marseilles.