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Bryen, Camille

Vanina Costa.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Publishing; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 387 words.

(b Nantes, Sept 17, 1907; d Paris, May 8, 1977).

French painter, sculptor, draughtsman and poet. He moved in 1926 to Paris, where he became involved with Surrealism, soon...

Chaillet, Françoise

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Publishing; 20th-Century Art. 104 words.

Swiss, 20th century, female.

Active in France.

Born 12 January 1936, in Paris.

Painter.

Françoise Chaillet initially studied architecture at the Paris...

Colman, Samuel

Merrill Halkerston.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Painting; Publishing; Book Arts and Illustration; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 568 words.

(b Portland, ME, March 4, 1832; d New York, March 26, 1920).

American painter, interior designer and writer. Colman grew up in New York, where his father, Samuel Colman, ran a...

Finlay, Ian Hamilton

Stephen Bann.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Landscape Art and Architecture; Graphic Design and Typography; Publishing; Sculpture and Carving; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 312 words.

(b Nassau, Bahamas, Oct 28, 1925; d Dunsyre, Scotland, March 27, 2006).

Scottish sculptor, graphic artist and poet. Brought up in Scotland, he briefly attended Glasgow School...

Hastings, Hubert de Cronin

J. M. Richards.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 293 words.

(b London, July 18, 1902; d Bedham, Surrey, Oct 20, 1986).

English architectural editor, publisher and writer. He studied architecture at the Bartlett School, University of...

Havell family

Patrick Conner, David Tatham and Tapati Guha-Thakurta.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Publishing; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1758 words.

English family of artists. Daniel Havell (d ?1826) was an engraver and publisher of topographical and architectural works distinguished by a delicacy of line. He worked in London and...

Hegemann, Werner

Günther Kühne.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; History of Art; 20th-Century Art. 388 words.

(Manfred Maria Ellis)

(b Mannheim, June 15, 1881; d New York, Apr 12, 1936).

German urban planner, writer and editor. He studied urban planning, art history and...

Hubbard, Elbert

E. A. Christensen.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Publishing; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 444 words.

(b Bloomington, IL, June 19, 1856; d SS Lusitania, off Co. Cork, May 7, 1915).

American designer. He was initially a successful salesman for the Illinois-based...

Kertész, André

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Photography and Photographs; Publishing; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 386 words.

American, 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born, 2 July 1894, in Budapest; died 28 September 1985, in New York City.

Photographer, photojournalist.

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Kinross, John

Deborah C. Mays.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Publishing; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 290 words.

(b Stirling, July 3, 1855; d Edinburgh, Jan 7, 1931).

Scottish architect. After training with John Hutchison (c. 1840–1908) in Glasgow and continuing under Wardrop and Reid in...