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MOULIN, Jean (1899 - 1943), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOULIN, Jean (1899 - 1943), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 20 June 1899, in Béziers; died 8 July 1943, in Metz.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver.

Jean Moulin was a civil servant as well as an artist. He was celebrated for his courage and heroism during the German occupation of World War II, suffering torture and becoming the first president of the Conseil National de la Résistance in 1942. He

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