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SCHÖNBERG, Arnold (1874 - 1951), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHÖNBERG, Arnold (1874 - 1951), Painter

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Austrian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active from 1933 and naturalised in the USA.

Born 13 September 1874, in Vienna; died 13 July 1951, in Los Angeles, USA.

Painter. Portraits.

Der Blaue Reiter group.

Arnold Schönberg was better known as a composer and conductor. He was also a painter, and was largely self-taught, although he learnt a few rudimentary techniques from Richard Gerstl. A Jew,

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