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FISCHL, Eric (<i>born</i> 1948), Painter, engraver, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FISCHL, Eric (born 1948), Painter, engraver, sculptor

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American, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1948, in New York.

Painter, engraver, sculptor. Figure compositions.

Bad Painting.

[not available online]Eric Fischl studied at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, where he met David Salle and Matt Mullican, artists of his generation who are now well known. He lives in New York.

Tempted by abstraction in his early career, Fischl then turned away

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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