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Bel Geddes, Barbara

Andrea Weever.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1093 words.

Bel Geddes, Barbara (31 October 1922–08 August 2005), actress, children's book author-illustrator, and painter, was born in New York City, the daughter of Norman Bel Geddes, a noted...

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Cattaneo, Ambrogio Antonio [Tony] (1927–2003), animator

Anne Pimlott Baker.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film; Graphic Design and Typography; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 833 words.

Cattaneo, Ambrogio Antonio [Tony] (1927–2003), animator, was born on 15 February 1927 at 53 Hamilton Road, West Norwood, London, the son of Dante Cattaneo, a chef at the Savoy Hotel,...

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Ellenshaw, Peter (1913–2007), special effects artist and landscape painter

Brian Sibley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Film. 1271 words.

Ellenshaw, Peter (1913–2007), special effects artist and landscape painter, was born William Samuel Cook Ellenshaw at 76 Chatham Road, Battersea, London, on 24 May 1913, the son of Adeline...

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Gifford, Denis (1927–2000), cartoonist and film historian

Mary Cadogan.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Education; History; Film. 960 words.

Gifford, Denis (1927–2000), cartoonist and film historian, was born on 26 December 1927 at 1 Bampton Road, Forest Hill, London, the son of William Thomas Benjamin Gifford, a lithographic...

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Godfrey, Roland Frederick [Bob] (1921–2013), animator, director, and film-maker

Paul Wells.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Film. 1440 words.

Godfrey, Roland Frederick [Bob] (1921–2013), animator, director, and film-maker, was born on 27 May 1921 in Horse Shoe Bend, West Maitland, New South Wales, Australia, the son of Roland...

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Hamermesh, Mira (1923–2012), painter and documentary film-maker

David Herman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Film; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 994 words.

Hamermesh, Mira (1923–2012), painter and documentary film-maker, was born Mirjam Hamermesz in Łódź, Poland, on 15 July 1923, the third and youngest child of Josef Meir Hamermesz,...

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Jarman, (Michael) Derek Elworthy (1942–1994), film-maker, painter, and campaigner for homosexual rights

Stephen Bury.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Ethical Issues and Debates; Film; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1537 words.

Jarman, (Michael) Derek Elworthy (1942–1994), film-maker, painter, and campaigner for homosexual rights, was born on 31 January 1942 at the Victoria Nursing Home, Pinner Hill, Middlesex,...

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Jennings, (Frank) Humphrey Sinkler (1907–1950), film-maker, painter, and writer

Kevin Jackson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1724 words.

Jennings, (Frank) Humphrey Sinkler (1907–1950), film-maker, painter, and writer, was born at The Gazebo, Walberswick, Suffolk, on 19 August 1907, the elder of two sons of Frank Jennings...

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McCay, Winsor Zenic

M. Thomas Inge.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Film. 1117 words.

McCay, Winsor Zenic (26 September 1871–26 July 1934), comic strip artist, animator, and editorial cartoonist, was born in Spring Lake, Michigan, the son of Robert McCay, a lumberman and...

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Moore, Donald Wynkoop

Tinky ‘‘Dakota’’ Weisblat.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Drawing and Pastels; Painting; Journalism; Radio. 884 words.

Moore, Donald Wynkoop (1905?–07 April 1986), magazine editor and writer, best known for his work on comic strips and teleplays. His birthplace and his parents’ names and occupations are...

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