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NAY, Ernst Wilhelm (1902 - 1968), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NAY, Ernst Wilhelm (1902 - 1968), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 11 June 1902, in Berlin; died 1968, in Cologne.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver.

Zen 49 group.

[not available online] [not available online]After studying classics in Berlin, Ernst Nay began to paint with no formal artistic training. A scholarship allowed him to enter the sculpture academy in Berlin, where he studied from 1925 to 1928 with Karl Hoffer who introduced him

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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