"The Unicorn. Gouache From Thierry Bosquet. 1967."The gouache is dated, 1967 and dedicated to Zouk. No frame. Dimensions: 55 x 45 cm.
Born in Brussels in 1937. Grandson of Corneille de Thoran, director of the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie, and Emile Bosquet, pianist. He studies scenography at La Cambre. At the age of 21, he made his first decoration at the Monnaie (The barber of Seville), where he will exercise his talents for more than 20 years, both for sets and costumes, and as a privileged collaborator of Mauritius Béjart. At the same time, he made sets and costumes in most theaters and operas in Belgium and abroad, including: Lyban - Festival de Baalbek; Italy - Palermo, Rome, the Scala of Milan; Germany - Operas Munich, Cologne and Stuttgart; USA - San Francisco and New York; Canada - Toronto; France - Paris, Lyon, Marseille and Nantes; Russia - Saint Petersburg; Austria - Vienna and Innsbruck; Switzerland - Geneva and Zurich He made the costumes for Nina Companèse's film "The Alley of the King", and the sets and costumes of the operas "Don Juan", "Louise" and "The Merry Widow" at the San Opera Francisco, as well as various other productions for Belgian theaters. In addition to his nearly 200 sets and 6,000 costumes, he has produced many murals and private decorations in Belgium, Italy, France and England, he has made numerous exhibitions of paintings and illustrated a book on Versailles gone. Following which he was asked to illustrate Life under Louis XIV in the Grand Parc of Versailles. What earned him to be decorated with the Order of Merit Artistic by the Minister of Culture Mr Mitterand. Her passion has always been the realization of imaginary interior models.