in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Film; Composition. 1906 words.
Barrymore, Lionel (28 April 1878–15 November 1954), actor, composer, and artist, was born Lionel Blythe in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Herbert Blythe, an actor who adopted the...