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SKULME, Oto (1889 - 1967), Painter, set designer, graphic artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SKULME, Oto (1889 - 1967), Painter, set designer, graphic artist

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Latvian, 20th century, male.

Born 8 August 1889, in Jekabpils; died 22 March 1967, in Riga.

Painter, set designer, graphic artist.

Rigas Makslinieku Grupa (Riga Artists Group).

Oto Skulme was the husband of Marta Liepina-Skulme. He studied under Janis Rozentals in Riga (1906-1907) and Stanislav Zhukovsky in Moscow (1907-1908), and graduated from the decorative and stage design class at Stiglitz's Central School for Technical

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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