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Andreotti, Federigo or Frederico

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Professional Interior Design; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 1295 words.

Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 6 March 1847, in Florence; died 1930.

Painter, watercolourist, fresco artist. Allegorical subjects, genre scenes, portraits,...

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Art Nouveau

Michèle Lavallée.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Graphic Design and Typography; Professional Interior Design; Metalwork; Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery; Book Arts and Illustration; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 5620 words.

[Fr.: ‘new art’]

Decorative style of the late 19th century and the early 20th that flourished principally in Europe and the USA. Although it influenced painting and sculpture,...

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Arts and Crafts Movement

Alan Crawford.

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; Book Arts and Illustration; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 5224 words.

Informal movement in architecture and the decorative arts that championed the unity of the arts, the experience of the individual craftsman, and the qualities of materials and...

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Ashbee, C(harles) R(obert)

Alan Crawford.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Metalwork; Architecture; History of Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 986 words.

(b Isleworth, Middx, May 17, 1863; d Godden Green, Kent, May 23, 1942).

English designer, writer, architect and social reformer . He was educated at King’s College, Cambridge....

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Assyrian Revival

Frederick N. Bohrer.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Painting; Architecture; Sculpture and Carving; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 1598 words.

Style of the second half of the 19th century and the early 20th, inspired by Assyrian artefacts of the 9th to 7th centuries bc. These were first brought to public attention through the...

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Bakst, Léon

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Performance Art and Dance; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 2660 words.

Russian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 10 May 1866, in St Petersburg; died 28 December 1924, in Paris.

Painter (including gouache),...

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Bauer, Hermann

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 53 words.

German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1863, in Abstatt bei Heilbronn; died 1919, in Schwäbischgmünd.

Engraver. Jewellery.

Jugendstil.

Hermann Bauer...

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Bauer, Karl Johann

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Metalwork; Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 101 words.

German, 20th century, male.

Born 1877, in Munich; died, died during World War I (1914-1918).

Worker in precious metals, metal worker, engraver. Jewellery.

Jugends...

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Behrens, Peter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Graphic Design and Typography; Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; Metalwork; Prints and Printmaking; Textiles and Embroidery; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 1356 words.

German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 14 April 1868, in Hamburg; died 27 February 1940, in Berlin.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver, architect, designer, decorative...

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Ben-Yusuf, Zaida

Martha Schwendener.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Photography and Photographs; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 316 words.

[Ben Youseph Nathan, Esther Zeghdda]

(b London, Nov 21, 1869; d Brooklyn, NY, Nov 27, 1933).

American photographer. Born Esther Zeghdda Ben Youseph Nathan to a German...

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