JJJ Rigal, pseudonym of Jean-Jacques Joachim Rigal, is a writer , painter and sculptor French, born 29 July 1926 in Paris 17th and died 24 February 1997 in Fontenay-aux-Roses ( Hauts-de-Seine ).is the son of writer Edmond Rigal , foreman at Paul Haasen before opening his own studio in 1927 in Fontenay-aux-Roses , Guérard street, a few meters from the birthplace of Pierre Bonnard . Edmond introduces his son to engraving, in 1930, he received encouragement from Jacques Schiffrin , André Malraux and Jean Cassou . In 1934 , it is the subject of a solo exhibition, on which wrote André Malraux , following which he exhibited at the Salon d'Automne of 1936. He made stays in the Auvergne with his family at the beginning of the Second World War and realizes wash, drawings and paintings
He married Dec. 16, 1949 in Neuilly-sur-Seine with Denise Nesme. From this union was born their only daughter Nicole Rigal . That same year, he took over the workshop of his father at Fontenay-aux-Roses . There douciers-size form and advises young writers of the time as Mario Avati , Pierre-Yves Trémois or Lars Bo . It is then that he realizes colored engravings.
J.-J.-J. Rigal many serious and exhibits in the world. He, in particular, illustrated books bibliophile and founded with his friend the poet Francis GARNUNG society bibliophiles "unrepentant" .