Albert BINQUET ((1879 - Après 1959))

Albert Binquet was an ornamentalist, sculptor and decorator and a professor at the Bordeaux School of Fine Arts. He exhibited at the Salon d'Automne from 1923 to 1931 and was chosen to sculpt the city's coat of arms on the façade of the Beaux-Arts gallery. He participated in certain projects with Jacques-Emile Ruhlmann and Robert Mallet Stevens.