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JESPERS, Floris (1889 - 1965), Painter, decorative artist, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JESPERS, Floris (1889 - 1965), Painter, decorative artist, sculptor

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Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1889, in Antwerp; died 16 April 1965, in Antwerp.

Painter, decorative artist, sculptor. Figures, portraits, landscapes.

[not available online]Floris Jespers was the son of the sculptor Émile Jespers and the younger brother of the sculptor Oscar Jespers. Floris initially studied music and subsequently was able to make a living playing in a theatre orchestra. He attended the Academie and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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