Maurice Maeterlinck 1862-1949
From Ghent, Belgium
Was wholly concerned with the mysteries of the cosmos and the inner life of the soul. (Jullian)
Translated Flemish mystic: Ruysbroek l'Admirable. In the preface he discusses "neo-mysticism"
Princesse Maleine - Mirbeau reviewed it in Le Figaro
Serres Chauldes 1889
Cloche a Plongeur - Delville responded to it
Juillian says only Maeterlink's plays Les Sept Princesses (The Seven Princesses), Pelleas et Melisande, and Les Aveugles (The Blind) had influence on the visual arts.