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CRÉPIN, Fleury-Joseph (1875 - 1948), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CRÉPIN, Fleury-Joseph (1875 - 1948), Painter

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1875, in Hénin-Liétard (Pas-de-Calais); died 1948.

Painter. Figures, scenes with figures, animals.

Art Médiumnique.

Fleury-Joseph Crépin came from the mining region of Pas-de-Calais that was devastated by World War I, and earned his living for a long time as a zinc-roofer. At the same time, he practised as an amateur water-diviner and healer. He first learned about spiritualism as

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