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RAPHAEL-SCHWARTZ (1884 - 1942), Sculptor, painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RAPHAEL-SCHWARTZ (1884 - 1942), Sculptor, painter

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Ukrainian, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 1 October 1884, in Kiev; died 1942, in Paris.

Sculptor, painter.

Raphael-Schwartz lived and worked in Paris. Critics have often regarded his paintings and sculptures as equally important. A discreet yet voluptuous canvas such as Youth bears comparison with the classically based modernity of a statue like Bather.

Raphael-Schwartz also produced Quelques hommes, a series of

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