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LANDAU, Sigismond or Zygmunt or Zigmund (1898 - 1962), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LANDAU, Sigismond or Zygmunt or Zigmund (1898 - 1962), Painter

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Polish, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1920.

Born 1898, in Lódz; died June 1962.

Painter. Genre scenes, portraits, landscapes, flowers. Designs for stained glass.

Sigismond Landau studied with Lenz at the academy of fine arts in Warsaw. He moved to Paris in 1920, and trained at the independent art schools in Montparnasse. He knew Soutine, Kisling, Kremegne and Kikoin. He was commissioned to produce

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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