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HENRIOT (1857 - 1933), Draughtsman, illustrator, caricaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HENRIOT (1857 - 1933), Draughtsman, illustrator, caricaturist

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1857, in Toulouse; died 1933, in Nesles-la-Vallée (Val-d'Oise).

Draughtsman, illustrator, caricaturist.

Henriot abandoned his study of law to produce caricatures. In 1890 he became director of the satirical newspaper Le Charivari. Using the signature Henriot or Pif, he produced humorous drawings which appeared in the periodicals L'Illustration, Baïllonnette, Petit Journal pour Rire and Journal

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