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George Luks

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(b Williamsport, Pa., 13 Aug. 1867; d New York, 29 Oct. 1933).

American painter and graphic artist. In 1894, after a decade's travel in Europe, he became an illustrator on the...

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Luks, George Benjamin

Mark Andrew White.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Education; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 2049 words.

Luks, George Benjamin (13 August 1867–30 October 1933), artist and teacher, was born in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, the son of Emil Charles Luks, a physician and apothecary, and Bertha von...

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Luks, George Benjamin

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 1944 words.

American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 13 August 1867, in Williamsport (Pennsylvania); died 1933, in New York.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Figure...

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George Luks

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(b Williamsport, Pa., 13 Aug. 1867; d New York, 29 Oct. 1933).

American painter and graphic artist. In 1894, after a decade's travel in Europe, he became an illustrator on the...

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Luks, George

Janet Marstine.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 486 words.

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(b Williamsport, PA, Aug 13, 1867; d New York, Oct 29, 1933).

American painter and draughtsman. He lived as a child in the mining town of Shenandoah, PA, but...

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Luks, George

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

P ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 173 words.

(b Williamsport, Pa., 13 Aug. 1867; d New York, 29 Oct. 1933).

American painter and graphic artist. In ...

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Luks, George (1867–1933)

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith.

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 229 words.

American painter and graphic artist. He was born in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, and began his studies at the Pennsylvania Academy

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Luks, George (1867–1933)

Ian Chilvers and John Glaves-Smith.

in A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 237 words.

He was born in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, and began his studies at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, in ...

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Luks, George (1867–1933)

David Rodgers.

in The Oxford Companion to Western Art

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 192 words.

(1867–1933).

American painter and draughtsman. Born in Williamsport, Pa., Luks trained at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

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Luks, George (1866–1933)

Ann Lee Morgan.

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 340 words.

Associated with the *Ashcan School, he remains best known for vivid scenes of immigrant and lower class New York

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Luks, George (1866–1933)

Ann Lee Morgan.

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 373 words.

Associated with the *Ashcan School, he remains best known for vivid scenes of immigrant and lower class New York from the first decade of the twentieth century. Later, his palette...

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Luks, George (13 Aug 1867)

Janet Marstine.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 489 words.

(b Williamsport, PA, 13 Aug 1867; d New York, 29 Oct 1933),

painter and draftsman

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Luks, George (13 Aug. 1867)

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 171 words.

(b Williamsport, Pa., 13 Aug. 1867; d New York, 29 Oct. 1933).

American painter and graphic artist.

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Luks, George (13 Aug. 1867)

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 172 words.

(b Williamsport, Pa., 13 Aug. 1867; d New York, 29 Oct. 1933).

American painter and

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Life on the Press

Robert L. Gambone.

in Life on the Press

June 2009; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Media Studies. 14850 words.

This chapter examines the time in George Luks’s life when he began to seek out an alternative to magazine work. In January of 1894, Luks secured a position on the Philadelphia Press,...

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An Illustrator Comes of Age

Robert L. Gambone.

in Life on the Press

June 2009; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Media Studies. 12669 words.

This chapter narrates how George Luks “came of age” and how he broke into his career as a graphic artist and cartoonist.Puck published its first cartoon by George Luks on May 27, 1891....

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Politics and Sarcasm

Robert L. Gambone.

in Life on the Press

June 2009; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Media Studies. 12044 words.

This chapter narrates the events that transpired after George Luks’s success with Hogan’s Alley. The popular comic strip had freed Luks from cranking out pictures to accompany...

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A Luks Biography

Robert L. Gambone.

in Life on the Press

June 2009; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Media Studies. 16158 words.

This chapter begins the exploration of the roots of renowned artist George Benjamin Luks by citing the February 1908 exhibition at the Macbeth Gallery in New York City, where eight artists...

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Olds, Elizabeth

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 127 words.

American, 20th century, female.

Born 1896, in Minneapolis; died 1991, in Sarasota (Florida).

Printmaker, cartoonist. Urban scenes.

Elizabeth Olds studied at...

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Into the Roaring Twenties

Robert L. Gambone.

in Life on the Press

June 2009; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Media Studies. 11815 words.

This chapter narrates George Luks’s foray into publications like Vanity Fair and New Yorker. While he was still working at the Verdict, Luks found time to undertake freelance drawings for B...

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Reisman, Philip

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 358 words.

Polish, 20th century, male.

Born 1904, in Warsaw; died 1992.

Painter. Scenes with figures, landscapes.

Philip Reisman moved with his family to New York in 1908....

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