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NIRO, Robert de (1922 - 1993), Painter, draughtsman, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NIRO, Robert de (1922 - 1993), Painter, draughtsman, lithographer

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 1922, in Syracuse (New York); died 1993, in New York.

Painter, draughtsman, lithographer.

After studying at the Syracuse Museum Art School, Robert de Niro worked in 1939 and 1940 with Hans Hofmann in Provincetown and then with Josef Albers at Black Mountain College. He was the father of the actor of the same name. He lived in France from 1961

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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