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Zorach, William

Born: 1887 AD
Died: 1966 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: Lithuanian
Categories: Artists, Painters


Lithuanian-American sculptor, painter and writer.


1887- Born on the 28th of February in Eurburg, Lithuania.


1910-1911 - Zorach studied in Paris; painted with Fauvist influence.


1916 - Came up with a one-person show in New York City that reflected his increasing interest in cubism.


1922 - Abandoned painting and became best known for his sculpture.


         - Zorach worked in marble as well as various metals with notable original figural pieces characterized by their block like contours and bulk.


1929-1960 - Between these years, he taught at the Art Students League in New York City.


1966 - Died on 16th of November in Bath, Maine.




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