Hélène de Beauvoir

Visual artist



Henriette-Hélène de Beauvoir was a French painter. She was the younger sister of philosopher Simone de Beauvoir.

 Since 1936, she has exhibited in Paris, Florence, Venice, Milan, Frankfurt, Tokyo and Hamburg.  She featured in the Paris Salon de Mai in 1960.  Her Cubist-influenced paintings on a variety of themes are decorative in character. 

In 1970 she has started to exhibit at Ward-Nasse Gallery in NY.

Her art was exhibited in Europe, Japan, and the US. She married Lionel de Roulet. 
Born: June 6, 1910, Paris, France
Died: July 1, 2001, Goxwiller, France
Siblings: Simone de Beauvoir
Ex-spouse: Lionel de Roulet
Niece: Sylvie Le Bon-de Beauvoir