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CHRISTOPHE (1856 - 1945), Draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHRISTOPHE (1856 - 1945), Draughtsman, illustrator

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 25 May 1856, in Lure; died 3 January 1945, in Nyon.

Draughtsman, illustrator. Comic strips.

Georges Colomb taught natural sciences at the Lycée Condorcet in Paris. Under the pseudonym Christophe, he published the illustrated adventures of The Fenouillard Family (La Famille Fenouillard) in the periodical Le Petit Français Illustré, from 1889. As such, he can

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