Willette Adolphe Léon

French 🇫🇷 1857 - 1926

Adolphe Willette was a French illustrator, painter, and lithographer. He was also a contributing artist to the iconic Moulin Rouge cabaret. He produced many charming pastels, drawings, and paintings that represent the Bohemian spirit of 19th-century Paris. However, he also held problematic anti-Semitic views which were often reflected in his political cartoons.