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HEILIGER, Bernhard (1915 - 1995), Sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HEILIGER, Bernhard (1915 - 1995), Sculptor, engraver, draughtsman

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 1915, in Stettin (now Szczecin, Poland); died 1995.

Sculptor, engraver, draughtsman.

[not available online]Bernhard Heiliger was a pupil at the arts and crafts school in Stettin, then at the fine arts academy in Berlin. He went to Paris, where he met Maillol and Despiau, and taught at the college for fine arts in Berlin from 1949 onwards.

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