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'Le Brun-Ricalens F, Potin Y,, 2018: JACQUES TIXIER (1925–2018). In Memoriam.
A Great Prehistorian and Technology Ethnologist. Anthropologie (Brno) 56, 3: 223-226'.
|Jacques Tixier, an archaeologist and technologist,
passed away at the age of 93 on 3 April 2018 in his
home at Pradines (France) near the Lot river and chalk
cliffs which he loved to watch as they glowed in the
evening sun in springtime. His death marked the passing of the pioneering generation which crafted French prehistory into an internationally recognised branch of study, helping this young science to become a fully-fledged discipline in its own right.|