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CHELIMSKY, Oscar (<i>born</i> 1923), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHELIMSKY, Oscar (born 1923), Painter

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French, 20th century, male.

Born 5 January 1923, in New York, USA.


Between 1939 and 1943, Chelimsky was a student in New York at the Cooper Union, at the Art Students League and he worked in the studio of German/American Abstract Expressionist painter Hans Hofmann in 1946 to 1947. Having arrived in Paris in 1948, he worked at the Académie de la Grande Chaumière. Chelimsky contributed works to

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