Mouron, Adolphe Jean-Marie

Poster artist, designer

Born Kharkov, 24 January 1901

Died Paris, 17 June 1968


Cassandre was born as Adolphe Jean-Marie Mouron to French parents. As a young man he moved to Paris where he studied at the Art School and the Julian Academy. He worked mainly as a poster designer, but also as a typeface designer.