Person

Person Name Crommelynck, Fernand
Alternate Names Crommelynck, Fernand, 1886-1970 (Authority name)
Gender Male
Cultural Identity Belgian
Country(ies) of Residence Belgium
Birth Date 1886
Death Date 1970 - 1970
Genre Specialization(s) Drama
Geographic Affiliations Belgium
Notes Belgian dramatist, b. Brussels. Crommelynck's first great success was a tragic farce about jealousy, Le Cocu magnifique (1921, tr. The Magnificent Cuckold, 1966). Other plays that reveal his expert craftsmanship and strong lyric power include Le Sculpteur de masques [The Sculptor of Masks] (1908), Le Marchand de regrets [The Puerile Lovers] (1913), and Carine (1930).

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