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MOTHERWELL, Robert Burns (1915 - 1991), Painter, collage artist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MOTHERWELL, Robert Burns (1915 - 1991), Painter, collage artist, engraver, draughtsman

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 24 January 1915, in Aberdeen, Canada, to a mother of Irish origin and to a father of Scottish origin; died 16 July 1991, in Provincetown (Massachusetts).

Painter, collage artist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator.

School of New York.

[not available online]The family of Robert Burns Motherwell moved to California when he was three years old. He won a scholarship

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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