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CANTRE, Jan Frans (1886 - 1931), Engraver, painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CANTRE, Jan Frans (1886 - 1931), Engraver, painter

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1886, in Ghent; died 1931.

Engraver (wood), painter.

Jan Frans Cantre participated with his brother in an important movement of the renaissance of engraving on wood, and illustration of contemporary books of the development of Belgian Expressionism.

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