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FEININGER, Lyonel (1871 - 1956), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FEININGER, Lyonel (1871 - 1956), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 17 July 1871, in New York; died 31 July 1956, in New York.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, illustrator, decorative designer.

Novembergruppe, Die Blauen Vier.

[not available online] [not available online]Lyonel Feininger was born of German immigrant parents. He initially studied music and gave violin recitals at the age of twelve. He studied composition and in 1887 went to

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