Birth : 1876 in Mirecourt (Vosges) Death : 1940 in Mirecourt (Vosges)


Son of Nicolas CHERPITEL, a violin maker and pupil of Jules GRANDJON, Louis CHERPITEL served his apprenticeship in Mirecourt before joining his brother-in-law, Charles MOINEL.

In 1903 Georges CHERPITEL returned to Mirecourt to start his own workshop until he was asked by Amédée COUESNON to join him in Paris in 1927 to train his numerous apprentices. Georges CHERPITEL worked there for two years before he went back to Mirecourt where he remained until his death.

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