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Blondin et Cirage  7 - Kamiliola by Jijé - Comic Strip
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Blondin et Cirage 7 - Kamiliola

Comic Strip
1952
Mixed Media
46 x 36 cm (18.11 x 14.17 in.)
Ca.

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About Jijé

Joseph Gillain, better known by his pen name Jijé was a Belgian comics artist, best known for being a seminal artist on the Spirou et Fantasio strip (and for having introduced the Fantasio character) and the creator of one of the first major European western strips, Jerry Spring.Born Joseph Gillain in Gedinne, Namur, he completed various art studies (woodcraft, goldsmithing, drawing and painting) at the abbey of Maredsous. In 1936, he created his first comics character, Jojo in the catholic newspaper Le Croisé. Jojo was heavily influenced by The Adventures of Tintin, but Jijé gradually developed his own style. Soon a second series followed, Blondin et Cirage, for the catholic youth magazine Petits Belges. Jijé also produced many illustrations for various Walloon magazines.

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JasonFly Que de souvenirs!
Oct 31, 2019, 7:07 PM
bobfish01 Je dirais même plus : c’est beau !
Oct 31, 2019, 2:47 PM
grelots C'est beau !!!!
Oct 31, 2019, 2:33 PM
Bdborabora Mooi KAMILIOLA ( chez Nous en France !! ) , de Maître JIJÉ !!.
Oct 31, 2019, 1:50 PM