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LEYDEN, Ernst van (1892 - 1969), Painter, collage artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEYDEN, Ernst van (1892 - 1969), Painter, collage artist

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Dutch, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1928 and naturalised in the USA from 1940, also active in Italy.

Born 16 May 1892, in Rotterdam; died 1969, in Versailles, France.

Painter, collage artist. Landscapes, portraits, still-lifes.

[not available online]Ernst van Leyden studied at the academy of fine arts in Rotterdam. Around 1916, he made the acquaintance of Piet Mondrian, van Doesburg, van der Leck

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