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Zadkine, Ossip

Born: 1890 AD
Died: 1967 AD, at 77 years of age.

Nationality: Russian
Categories: Artists


1890 - Born on the 4th of July in Vitebsk, Belarus of Jewish and Scottish extraction. His career began within the cubist movement


1920s-1930s - His type of work were more of baroque and romantic style in mood and form


1949 - He had retrospective exhibition in the Musie National d'Art Moderne in Paris


1950 - Won at the Venice Biennale for the sculpture prize


1953 - His Broze monument, The Destroyed City, was unveiled at the Rotterdam's harbor entrance


1967 - He died on the 25th of November.


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