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Berenson, Bernhard (Bernard)

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Born: 1865 AD
Died: 1959 AD, at 94 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Critics

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1865 - He was born on the 26th of June in Butrimonys, Lithuania.

         - He graduated from Harvard University and married Mary Smith.

1895 - He wrote the Lorenzo Lotto, an Essay on Constructive Art Criticism won wide critical acclaim.

1903 - He published The Drawings of the Florentine Painters.

1907 - He published his The North Italian Painters of the Renaissance.

         - He Published two volumes of journals, "Rumor and Reflection" and "Sunset and Twilight".

1930 - He wrote the famous book, 'The Italian Painters of the Renaissance.

1923 - He was called to give expert witness in a famous case brought by Andrée Hahn against Duveen.

1959 - Bernard Berenson Died on the 6th of October in Florence Italy.

 

 

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