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BALLIN, Hugo (1879 - 1956), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BALLIN, Hugo (1879 - 1956), Painter, illustrator

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 7 March 1879, in New York; died 1956.

Painter, illustrator.

Hugo Ballin joined the Art Students League in New York when he was only 18 years old. He was also a member of the National Academy of Design. He spent three years in Europe seeing Rome and Florence, studying there, and discovering for himself the works of Böcklin and Stuck, and of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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