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us: Willette, Adolphe, 1857-1926


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Adolphe-Léon
  • Variants

    • us: Willette, Adolphe-Léon, 1857-1926
    • us: Willette, Léon Adolphe, 1857-1926
    • us: Willette, A., 1857-1926
    • us: Willette, Ad., 1857-1926
  • Variants

    • us: Willette, Adolphe-Léon, 1857-1926
    • us: Willette, Léon Adolphe, 1857-1926
    • us: Willette, A., 1857-1926
    • us: Willette, Ad., 1857-1926
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18570731
    • Death Date

        19260204
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Châlons-sur-Marne (France)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        fre
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: His Adolphe Willette, 1908: t.p. (humorist; caricaturist)
    • found: Lambiek comiclopedia website, viewed June 24, 2009 (Adolphe Willette (1857 - 1926, France); French painter, illustrator & writer, best known for his 'fin de siècle' posters; major figure in the Paris art scene of the 1880s and 1890s; his humorous drawings were published in the magazines Le Chat Noir, Revue Illustrée, Le Courrier Français & Le Triboulet & Le Rire; in 1910 helped launch the periodical Les Humoristes; a friend of poster artists Toulouse-Lautrec and Cheret)
    • found: Allgemeines Künstlerlexikon, Apr. 7, 2015 (Willette, Adolphe; further names: Willette, Adolphe; Willette, Adolphe-Léon; Willette, Léon Adolphe; Cemoi; male; master draughtsman; caricaturist; painter; lithographer; graphic artist; author; born Châlons-sur-Marne, 1857.07.31; died Paris, 1926.02.04)
    • found: ULAN, Apr. 7, 2015 (Willette, Adolphe (French painter, illustrator, and printmaker, 1857-1926))
    • found: OCLC, Apr. 7, 2015 (access points: Willette, A.; Willette, A., 1857-1926; Willette, Ad.; Willette, Ad. L.; Willette, Adolphe, 1857-1926; Willette, Adolphe Léon, 1857-1926; Willette, Léon Adolphe, 1857-1926; usage: A. Willette; Ad. Willette; Adolphe Willette; Adolphe-Léon Willette)
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    • 1994-02-16: new
    • 2015-04-08: revised
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