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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Bucher, Johann Joseph

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 18th-Century Art. 32 words.

Swiss, 18th century, male.

Born 1739, in Herns; died 18 May 1798.

Painter.

Johann Joseph Bucher worked as a painter under the auspices of the community. He was...

Fried, Theodore

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 187 words.

Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Born 1902, in Budapest; died 1980.

Painter.

Theodore Fried studied at the royal academy in Budapest. He moved to Paris in 1925 and...

Carozzi, Giuseppe

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 291 words.

Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 1864, in Milan.

Painter. Mountainscapes, seascapes, landscapes.

Carozzi's masters were Fontanesi, Carcano and Bazzaro. In 1900...

Duxa, Karl or Carl

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 332 words.

Austrian, 20th century, male.

Born 28 January 1871, in Vienna; died 1937, in Vienna.

Painter. Genre scenes.

Karl Duxa was the son of Aloïs Duxa; he studied at the...

Echter, Michael

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 108 words.

German, 19th century, male.

Born 5 March 1812, in Munich; died 4 February 1879, in Munich.

Painter. History painting, portraits, genre scenes.

Michael Echter...

Simakov, Ivan Vasilievich

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 47 words.

Russian, 20th century, male.

Born 1877; died 1925.

Painter (gouache), poster designer. Scenes with figures.

Socialist Realism.

London, 14...

Witsel, Anton

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 52 words.

Dutch, 20th century, male.

Born 1911, in Amsterdam.

Painter, draughtsman.

Anton Witsel was a sailor and part-time painter. He made contact with the Jewish...

Sokole, Miron

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 80 words.

Russian, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 1900, in Odessa; died 1985, in New York.

Painter.

Miron Sokole came to the USA during World War I....

Hayward, Arthur

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 131 words.

British, 20th century, male.

Born 1889, in Southport; died 1949.

Painter. Portraits.

Arthur Hayward studied at Warrington School of Art and the Slade School of...

Martin, Alex Louis

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 139 words.

Belgian, 20th century, male.

Born 1887, in Carnières (Hainaut); died 1954.

Painter. Figures, portraits.

Alex Louis Martin studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in...

Moore, Eleanor Allen

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 113 words.

Irish, 20th century, female.

Active in Scotland and China.

Born 1885, in Ireland; died 1955.

Painter. Portraits.

Glasgow Girls.

Eleanor Allen...

Eideliman, Albert

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 117 words.

Romanian, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1929.

Born 1915, in Bessarabia.

Painter. Scenes with figures.

While still a child, Albert Eideliman...

Drevon, Jean

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 157 words.

French, 20th century, male.

Born 25 October 1889, in St-Jean-de-Bournay; died 7 December 1978, in St-Jean-de-Bournay.

Painter. Figure compositions, local scenes.

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Kylberg, Carl Oscar

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; 20th-Century Art. 714 words.

Swedish, 20th century, male.

Born 1878, in Fridene; died 1952, in Stockholm.

Painter. Figures, landscapes.

Carl Oscar Kylberg studied architecture before opting...

Skagen

Patricia G. Berman.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 565 words.

Danish fishing community located on the northernmost tip of Jutland and site of an artists’ colony. In 1833 Martinus Rørbye first painted epic views of the land and sea around Skagen...

Luzzo, Lorenzo

Sergio Claut.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Renaissance Art. 1024 words.

(b Feltre, c. 1485; d Venice, Dec 14, 1526).

Italian painter. The Luzzo family is documented from the end of the 15th century in Feltre and also from 1475 in Zara, where...

Korniss, Dezsö

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 175 words.

Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Born 1908, in Banská Bystrica.

Painter.

European School group. Szentendre Artists' Colony.

Deszö Korniss trained in...

Abbaye de Créteil

Daniel Robbins.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 685 words.

Community of French writers, artists and composers in operation from November 1906 to February 1908, located in a villa on the banks of the Marne at Créteil, south-east of Paris. Their...

Soutine, Chaïm

Colette Giraudon.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art. 982 words.

(b Smilovitchi, nr Minsk, 1893; d Paris, Aug 9, 1943).

Russian painter of Belorussian birth. He was brought up in a Lithuanian Jewish ghetto and took an early interest in...

Dehodencq, (Edmé-Alexis-)Alfred

Jane Munro.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 19th-Century Art. 326 words.

(b Paris, April 23, 1822; d Paris, Jan 2, 1882).

French painter. He studied at the Collège Bourbon, where he met the poet Théodore de Banville. In 1839 he entered the atelier of...