Stéphane Heuet is an artist and comics illustrator, born in Brest, France, in 1957. The son of a naval officer, he is himself a keen sailor, and in 2010 he published a collection of 18 maritime stories by authors such as Pierre Mac Orlan and Herman Melville with watercolour illustrations.
Heuet is best known for his mammoth project of adapting Proust’s seven-volume masterpiece In Search of Lost Time as a graphic novel. Gallic Books published the first volume, Swann’s Way, translated by Harvard academic Arthur Goldhammer, in 2016.
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