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JANSSON-HAMMARSTEN, Signe (<i>born</i> 1882), Humorist artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JANSSON-HAMMARSTEN, Signe (born 1882), Humorist artist

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Swedish, 20th century, female.

Born 1 June 1882, in Hannäs.

Humorist artist.

Signe Jansson-Hammarsten studied at the technical high school in Stockholm before spending two years in Paris, where she studied under Guérin. She is noted for her caricatures in the periodical Lucifer contributed between 1916 and 1924. She married the sculptor Viktor Jansson.

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