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LIPTON, Seymour (1903 - 1986), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LIPTON, Seymour (1903 - 1986), Sculptor

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 1903, in New York; died 1986.

Sculptor.

Symbolism.

School of New York.

[not available online]Seymour Lipton studied dentistry at Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, at New York City College and at Columbia University, and then in 1928 began to teach himself sculpture. In 1932 he became a full-time sculptor.

For some 10 years he practised as a realist sculptor, working only in wood

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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