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ZORACH, William (1887 - 1966), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ZORACH, William (1887 - 1966), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist, engraver

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 28 February 1887 or or, in Yurbarkas, Lithuania; died 15 November 1966, in Bath, Maine.

Sculptor (stone/wood), painter, watercolourist, engraver, designer. Nudes, animals. Statues, busts, monuments.

William Zorach emigrated with his family to Cleveland, Ohio, in 1893. From 1902 to 1905 he took evening courses at the Cleveland Institute of Art, and from 1907 to 1908 he

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