French, 1850-1923

Marie-Joseph-Leon-Clavel took the surname “I Will” to represent

his will and effort as an artist. He exhibited in many salons, including

the Universal Exposition, the Society of French Artists. He received

many awards and medals for his works. He won the title of

“Chevalier de la Legion d’Honneur” in1894.


Dictionnaire des Petits Maitres de la Peinture 1820-1920, by Gerald

Schurr & Pierre Cabanne, pg. 14, Tome II, I a Z.

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