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DEVOS, Leon (1897 - 1974), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEVOS, Leon (1897 - 1974), Painter, engraver

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1897, in Le Petit-Enghien; died 1974.

Painter, engraver.

[not available online] [not available online]Leon Devos studied at the academies in Mons and Brussels. He received the Hainaut Prize in 1937 and the Carnegie Garden Club Prize in 1950. He was a founding member of the group Nervia. He was a professor at the Académie in Brussels in 1939, and became its

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