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Adnet, Jacques and Jean

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Professional Interior Design; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 190 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 20 April 1900, in Chatillon-Coligny (Loiret); died, Jacques died in 1984.

Painters, sculptors (including bronze/ceramics), decorative...

Ahyi, Paul

Christine Mullen Kreamer.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; Textiles and Embroidery; 20th-Century Art. 258 words.

(b Jan 25, 1930; d Lomé, Jan 4, 2010).

Togolese painter, sculptor, engraver, stained glass designer, potter and textile designer. Beginning in 1946, he received his secondary...

Aikman, William

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Professional Interior Design; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 50 words.

British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Stained glass painter, enameller.

From 1893, Aikman exhibited the designs and executions of his works. He endeavoured to bring back to...

Alleaume, Ludovic

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Professional Interior Design; Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 488 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 24 March 1859, in Angers; died 1941, in Angers.

Painter, decorative artist, lithographer. Religious subjects, mythological...

Almada-Negreiros, José Sobral de

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Professional Interior Design; 20th-Century Art. 350 words.

Portuguese, 20th century, male.

Born 1893, in Fazenda-Saudade (Sao-Tomé); died 1970, in Lisbon.

Painter, draughtsman, newspaper cartoonist. Wall decorations, designs for...

Altmann, Gérard

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Professional Interior Design; 20th-Century Art. 303 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 23 September 1923, in Paris.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman (including ink), illustrator. Portraits, landscapes. Wall decorations,...

Amado, Jean

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art. 501 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 27 January 1922, in Aix-en-Provence; died October 1995.

Sculptor, ceramicist. Architectural integration, monuments.

Jean Amado...

Anderson, Akili Ron

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Film and Video Art; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Professional Interior Design; Performance Art and Dance; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 194 words.

American, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 19 February 1946, in Washington DC.

Painter, sculptor, draughtsman, engraver, photographer, video artist, glassmaker, decorative...

Aricò, Gianni

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art. 279 words.

Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 1941, in Aricò.

Sculptor, painter, glassmaker. Religious subjects, figures, animals.

Gianni Aricò received a diploma in...

Art Deco

Suzanne Tise.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Professional Interior Design; Metalwork; Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 2648 words.

Descriptive term applied to a style of decorative arts that was widely disseminated in Europe and the USA during the 1920s and 1930s. Derived from the style made popular by the...