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Jef Dillen
Birth: 1878
Death: 1935

Antiquarian and art-collector who had the astounding foresight to purchase the first copy of Rodin's 'the Thinker' when Paris rejected it, to use as his own memorial. The same statue is on Rodin's own grave in Meudon, France, but is a later copy. 
 
Burial:
Laken Cemetery
Brussels
Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
 
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Record added: Jun 08, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 5625
Jef Dillen
Added by: David Conway
 
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- Evette Dingle-Smith
 Added: Dec. 20, 2013

- Mr. M. Jones
 Added: Mar. 2, 2013
Smart Thinking.
- Kimberly Pota
 Added: Jan. 26, 2013
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