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HERBLOCK (1909 - 2001), Draughtsman, caricaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HERBLOCK (1909 - 2001), Draughtsman, caricaturist

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 13 October 1909, in Chicago; died 7 October 2001, in Washington DC.

Draughtsman, caricaturist.

Herblock, who had a degree in political science, studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and made his first professional drawings for the Chicago Daily News in 1929. In 1946 he moved to the Washington Post, remaining there for the rest of his working life.


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