XIX - XXth century sculptures
MARTEL Jean and Joel (1896-1966)
These inseparable twins move to Paris in 1913 to study sculpture at the Arts Déccoratifs. Their first presentation is in 1919 with a very modern “belette”. They quickly adhere to the Cubist movement, the use of geometrical volumes and shapes stylization. In 1937 Exposition Internationale, their work is presented in many pavilions. Sheet metal, Zinc, copper, aluminum, plexiglass and many other innovative materials are used for their works.