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KENT, Rockwell (1882 - 1971), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, printmaker

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KENT, Rockwell (1882 - 1971), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, printmaker

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 21 June 1882, in Tarrytown Heights (New York); died 13 March 1971, in Plattsburgh.

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, printmaker. Genre scenes, landscapes. Murals.

[not available online]Rockwell Kent initially studied architecture at Columbia University (1906-1910), but switched to studying art in night and summer classes at the New York schools of William Merritt Chase, Robert Henri, Kenneth Hayes Miller

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