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HOFMANN, Hans (1880 - 1965), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOFMANN, Hans (1880 - 1965), Painter

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German, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA from 1930 and naturalised from 1941.

Born 21 March 1880, in Weissenberg (Bavaria); died 1965 or 1966, in New York.


School of New York.

[not available online] [not available online]Hofmann began his study of painting with Willi Schwartz in Munich in 1896. During this period he was influenced by the Secessionist movement, bringing together the Jugendstil trends

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