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SELIGMAN, Edgar Isaac (1867 - 1968), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SELIGMAN, Edgar Isaac (1867 - 1968), Painter

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British, 20th century, male.

Born 14 April 1867; died 27 September 1968, in London.

Painter. Scenes with figures, landscapes, still-lifes.

Edgar Seligman, who is above all remembered for his triumphs on the Olympic fencing team, was also an accomplished artist. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and the Fine Art Society in London and entered works in the Olympic art competitions of the 1928 and 1932 Games.

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