(1927 - 2017)
Dick Bruna was active/lived in Holland, Netherlands. Dick Bruna is known for children's book writing and illustration, painting, graphic design.
Biography Dick Bruna
"Dick Bruna, Author of Miffy Books, Is Dead at 89," by Nina Siegal, February 20, 2017, The New York Times, Books Section.
AMSTERDAM — Dick Bruna, the Dutch illustrator and children’s book author who created one of the most recognizable characters in the world, a sparely drawn round little white rabbit known in English as Miffy, died on Thursday at his home in Utrecht, the Netherlands. He was 89.
His death was announced on his website.
Mr. Bruna’s work has been translated into more than 50 languages in 85 countries and has spawned a Miffy cottage industry, with videos, television spinoffs, toys and other products with the character’s likeness sold worldwide.
“He’s the most translated author in the Nethe
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