Yvan Pommaux is a follower of the Clear Line style. He studied Fine Arts in Clermont-Ferrand and Bourges and then began his career illustrating school books and children's books for École des Loisirs. He began the comics series 'Marion Duval' in the periodical Astrapi in 1983. In 1991 the first volume of his historical series 'Angelot du Lac' was published by Bayard. In 1998 Pommaux handed over the artwork of 'Marion Duval' to Philippe Masson, but he still remained as the scenarist of this series. Pommaux has also made the strip 'Théo Toutou' for J'Aime Lire.