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HERGÉ (1907 - 1983), Draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HERGÉ (1907 - 1983), Draughtsman

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 22 May 1907, in Etterbeek (Brussels); died 3 March 1983, in St-Lambrechts-Woluwe (Brussels).

Draughtsman. Comic strips.

[not available online]Hergé began as a cartoonist by creating the character of 'Totor'. His most famous creation, Tintin, first appeared on 10 January 1929 in The Little Twentieth (Le Petit Vingtième), soon to be accompanied by the dog Milou (Snowy in the English

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