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POLLOCK, Charles (1902 - 1988), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
POLLOCK, Charles (1902 - 1988), Painter

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 1902, in Denver (Colorado); died 8 May 1988, in Paris.


Charles Pollock is the brother of Jackson Pollock, whom he introduced to painting, literature, politics and philosophy. In 1922 he worked in Los Angeles creating page layouts for the Los Angeles Times and attending courses at the Otis Institute, then in 1926 he settled in New York where he studied at

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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