Roger Lersy was born in 1920. d. 2004.
He composed classical music and studied Art at the school of Applied Arts in Paris. First exhibited in 1946 at the age of 26, and then in London, Geneva, Los Angeles, Houston and New York. He won the Prize of the City of Marseille in 1955, and Prix de Amateur d’Arts in 1953. Numerous works have been sold at auction. In May this year London Bridge was sold for $1,000 and on the 30th December “Travaux” for £1,507. His works have been puchased for many private collections, and others have been acquired by City Councils. His Piano NOir” was sold at Bonhams,San Francisco, in 2011. This painting is priced at £350.