"Hst "the Cavalier And The Amazon" Signed R De La Nezière, Nineteenth"Table oil on canvas depicting "The rider with his homage to the Amazon", signed lower right of the R Nezière. Nineteenth Epoque. Size without frame 40.5 * 32.5 cm Raymond La Nézière (1865-1953) was a painter, illustrator and cartoonist French. He was born in Strasbourg, where his father was a counselor Prefecture. He was studying drawing at the Fine Arts and produced many children's book illustrations, especially those of Jules Chancel or Danrit captain. He has worked for Hachette and Delagrave. He contributed to both children's magazines like Week Suzette, of which he was one of the pillars (it shows almost 650 "titles" between 1905 and 1938, close friend of Pinchon, he happens to draw his famous Snipe ) than newspapers and satirical magazines like The bayonet, Le Rire, L'Assiette au Beurre and finally L'Illustration.