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CRUMB, Robert (<i>born</i> 1943), Draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CRUMB, Robert (born 1943), Draughtsman

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American, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 30 August 1943, in Philadelphia.

Draughtsman. Comic strips.

Robert Crumb developed his draughtsmanship on his own, having indulged his passion for drawing from an early age. He started working for a Cleveland greeting cards publishing company in 1962. In 1964, he started collaborating with the New York magazine Help! under Harvey Kurtzman's editorship. In 1967, after moving to San Francisco,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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