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Ackerman, Phyllis

Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Art Education; History of Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 369 words.

(b. Oakland, CA, 1893; d. Shiraz, Iran, 25 Jan. 1977).

American historian of Iranian art. While studying mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley, Ackerman met and...

Acosta, Joseph Camille

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 155 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 3 February 1864, in Collobrières (Var); died 8 October 1923, in Collobrières.

Painter, watercolourist. Religious subjects,...

Agersnap, Hans

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 130 words.

Danish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1857 or 19 November 1859, in Ansager (Jutland); died 1925.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits, landscapes.

Although...

Agghazy, Julius or Gyula

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 155 words.

Hungarian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1850, in Dombóvár; died 1919.

Painter. Religious subjects, genre scenes, animals.

Szolnok Artists' Colony.

Jul...

Agrasot y Juan, Joaquim

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 453 words.

Spanish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1837, in Orihuela; died 1919, in Valencia.

Painter. Religious subjects, figures, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Joa...

Ahmet Ali

S. J. Vernoit.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 287 words.

[Şeker Ahmet Pasha]

(b Üsküdar, Istanbul, 1841; d Istanbul, 1907).

Turkish painter. In 1859 he became an assistant teacher of painting at the Military Medical High...

‛Alawi family

Marianne Barrucand.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; African Art (Sub-Saharan); 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Religious Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 606 words.

[‛Alawī; Filālī]

Islamic dynasty and rulers of Morocco since 1631. Like their predecessors the Sa‛dis, the ‛Alawis are sharīfs (descendants of the Prophet Muhammad), and both...

Alberti, Henri

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 245 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 18 January 1868, in Paris.

Painter, illustrator. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

Henri Alberti studied under...

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...

Andreoli, Attilio

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 267 words.

20th century.

Born 7 April 1887, in Chiari, near Brescia; died 9 November 1950, at Cavaglio Spoccia, near Novara (Piedmont).

Painter, pastellist, watercolourist,...

Angers, Henri

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; 19th-Century Art. 38 words.

Canadian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1870; died 1963.

Sculptor. Figures.

Henri Angers sculpted religious figures in an archaic regional style. Four of his...

Anthony, Jean-Baptiste

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Metalwork; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 132 words.

Belgian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 3 January 1854, in Antwerp; died 1930.

Painter. History painting, religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

Anthony...

Aprea, Giuseppe

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 148 words.

Italian, 20th century, male.

Born 1879, in Naples.

Painter. Religious subjects, figures, landscapes.

Aprea was a pupil of the history painter Domenico Morelli and...

Aressy, P.

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 36 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Painter, lithographer. Religious themes, genre scenes.

P. Aressy exhibited portraits at the Salons of 1897 and 1901.

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Arnau y Mascort, Eusebio

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 164 words.

Spanish, 19th century, male.

Active at the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century in Barcelona.

Born 1863, in Catalonia; died 1933.

Sculptor. Religious...

Arnold, Sir Thomas

S. J. Vernoit.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; 19th-Century Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art. 411 words.

(Walker)

(b Devonport, April 19, 1864; d London, June 9, 1930).

English Orientalist and historian of Islamic painting. He was attracted to Oriental studies while...

Ashgabat

Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online July 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: 19th-Century Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 399 words.

[Pers. ‛Ashqābād; formerly Ashkhabad Askhabad, Poltoratsk]

Capital city of Turkmenistan. Lying in an oasis south of the Karakum Desert, the city was founded in 1881 on the site...

Aublet, Albert

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 778 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born January 1851, in Paris; died 1938.

Painter, sculptor, illustrator. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

Orientalis...

Avisseau, Joseph-Édouard

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Professional Interior Design; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; 19th-Century Art. 234 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1831, in Tours; died 1911, in Tours.

Potter, enameller. Religious furnishings.

School of Tours.

The son of...

Azambre, Etienne

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 252 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1859, in Paris; died 1935, in Paris.

Painter. History painting, religious subjects.

Azambre's subjects are mainly...