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Union Army

Overview page. Subjects: Military History.

Although the United States had a regular army of 16,000 career soldiers when the Civil War began, throughout the conflict it placed chief reliance on an ad hoc force of ...

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Simbirtsev, Vasily

A. V. Ikonnikov.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; 20th-Century Art. 380 words.

(Nikolayevich)

(b St Petersburg, Jan 14, 1901; d Moscow, Oct 19, 1982).

Russian architect and urban planner. In 1921 he entered the painting faculty of the Vkhutemas,...

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Gol’ts, Georgy

Jonathan Charnley.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; 20th-Century Art. 504 words.

(Pavlovich)

(b Bolsheve, Moscow region, March 6, 1893; d Moscow, May 27, 1946).

Russian architect. Before World War I, he enrolled at the prestigious Moscow Ninth...

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Sokolov, Vasili

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 171 words.

Russian, 20th century, male.

Born 1915, in Petrograd (now St Petersburg).

Painter. Figure compositions, interiors, landscapes, seascapes.

Vasili Sokolov studied...

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Bogorodsky, Fedor Semienovich

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 192 words.

Russian, 20th century, male.

Born 1895, in Nizhniy Novgorod; died 1959, in Moscow.

Painter. Figures, portraits, scenes with figures.

Socialist Realism.

A...

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Streight, Howard

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 78 words.

American, 20th century, male.

Born October 1836, in Brown Country (Ohio); died 1912, in San Jose (California).

Painter. Landscapes.

Howard Streight served in the...

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Jackson, William Henry

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Publishing; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 526 words.

American, 19th–20th century, male.

Born 4 April 1843, in Keeseville, New York; died 30 June 1942, in New York City.

Photographer, painter. Landscapes.

William...

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Myers, Elijah E.

Willard B. Robinson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 285 words.

(b Philadelphia, Dec 22, 1832; d Detroit, March 5, 1909).

American architect. Having worked as a carpenter in Philadelphia, he studied architecture in the office of Samuel...

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Kul’bin, Nikolay

Jeremy Howard.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 331 words.

(Ivanovich)

(b Helsinki, 1868; d St Petersburg, March 19, 1917).

Russian artist, theorist and army doctor. His contribution to Russian art is unparalleled in its...

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Holabird & Roche

Leland M. Roth.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 751 words.

American architectural partnership formed after 1881 by William Holabird (b American Union, NY, 11 Sept 1854; d Evanston, IL, 19 July 1923) and Martin Roche (b Cleveland, OH, 1 Aug...

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Kitaj, Ronald B.

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 1581 words.

American, 20th century, male.

Active from 1958 active in England.

Born 1932, in Cleveland (Ohio).

Painter, draughtsman, pastellist. Figures, nudes, scenes with...

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Jenney, William Le Baron

Leland M. Roth.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 1058 words.

(b Fairhaven, MA, Sept 25, 1832; d Los Angeles, CA, June 15, 1907).

American architect. The son of a prosperous merchant, Jenney studied at Phillips Academy, Andover, MA, and...

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Kohn, Gabriel

Edward Bryant.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 347 words.

(b Philadelphia, PA, June 12, 1910; d Los Angeles, CA, May 21, 1975).

American sculptor. He studied in New York at Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art (1929)...

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Knight, Daniel Ridgway

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 1343 words.

American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active from 1861 active in France.

Born 13 March 1839, in Philadelphia; died March 1924, in Paris.

Painter (gouache),...

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Hayden, Palmer

Phoebe Wolfskill.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 444 words.

(Cole) [Hedgeman, Peyton Cole]

(b Widewater, VA, Jan 15, 1890; d New York, Feb 18, 1973).

African American painter. Although Hayden received only sporadic formal...

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Henry, E(dward) L(amson)

Maybelle Mann.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 630 words.

(b Charleston, SC, Jan 12, 1841; d Cragsmoor, NY, May 11, 1919).

American painter. He received his first art instruction in New York from Walter M. Oddie (1808–65),...

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Wesselmann [incorrectly Wesselman], Tom

Constance W. Glenn.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 971 words.

(b Cincinnati, OH, Feb 23, 1931; d New York, NY, Dec 17, 2004).

American painter, sculptor, and printmaker . He attended Hiram College in Ohio between 1949 and 1951...

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Newman, Robert Loftin

Peter Bermingham.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Painting; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 324 words.

(b Richmond, VA, Nov 10, 1827; d New York, March 31, 1912).

American painter and stained-glass designer. He grew up in Clarksville, TN, where his stepfather was a tailor and...

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