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HANSI (1873 - 1951), Engraver, draughtsman, illustrator, caricaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HANSI (1873 - 1951), Engraver, draughtsman, illustrator, caricaturist

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 23 February 1873, in Colmar; died 10 June 1951, in Colmar.

Engraver, draughtsman, illustrator, caricaturist.

Hansi was the son of the Alsace engraver Waltz, whom he succeeded as curator at the Colmar museum. He studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Lyons, and became famous under the name of Hansi for his series of albums, prints and popular images

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