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SCHAPIRO, Miriam (<i>born</i> 1923), Painter, watercolourist, draughtswoman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHAPIRO, Miriam (born 1923), Painter, watercolourist, draughtswoman

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Canadian, 20th century, female.

Active in the USA.

Born 15 November 1923, in Toronto.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtswoman.

Miriam Schapiro graduated from the University of Iowa. She is married to the painter Paul Brach. Her early works were marked by the influence of the Surrealist Arshile Gorky. She then evolved into Lyrical Abstraction.

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