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LEYENDECKER, Joseph Christian (1874 - 1951), Painter, illustrator, poster artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEYENDECKER, Joseph Christian (1874 - 1951), Painter, illustrator, poster artist

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German, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 23 March 1874, in Montabaur (Eifel, Rhineland); died 25 July 1951, in New Rochelle (New York).

Painter, illustrator, poster artist.

Joseph Christian Leyendecker studied at the Art Institute of Chicago and at the Académie Julian in Paris. Together with his brother Francis, he opened a graphics studio in Chicago, and was a member of the Salmagundi

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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