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KRÜSI, Hans (1920 - 1995), Painter, collage artist, photographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KRÜSI, Hans (1920 - 1995), Painter, collage artist, photographer

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Swiss, 20th century, male.

Born 15 April 1920, in Zurich; died 9 or 15 September 1995.

Painter, collage artist, photographer. Scenes with figures, figures, landscapes, flowers.

Art Brut.

Hans Krüsi was placed with a foster family from the age of two. He worked as a gardener's assistant around St Gall, and in 1948 he started making a living from selling flowers at the roadside.

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