Today in Sculptor History (Part 2)

Art History Topics: Art Collector - Art Critic - Art Dealer - Art Director - Art Historian - Calligrapher - Comic Artist - Engraver - Etcher - Graphic Artist - Impressionism - Lithographer - Painter - Surrealism

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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 101 - 200 of 298

1860-04-29 - Lorado Taft, US, sculptor (Black Hawk)
1861-09-10 - Niels Hansen Jacobsen, Danish sculptor and ceramist (d. 1941)
1861-10-04 - Frederic Remington, US, artist/sculptor of American West
1861-10-30 - Antoine Bourdelle, French sculptor (d. 1929)
1861-12-08 - Aristide Maillol, France, painter/sculptor (Seated Woman)
1863-05-24 - George Grey Barnard, American sculptor (d. 1938)
1864-06-20 - Worm Pander, sculptor
1865-12-16 - Victor Rousseau, Belgian sculptor
1866-06-13 - Lambertus Zijl, sculptor (Trade scholarship)
1866-08-30 - Georges Minne, Flemish sculptor
1867-03-25 - John Gutzon Borglum, sculptor (Mt Rushmore)
1867-07-08 - Kathe Kollwitz, Germany, print maker/sculptor (Bauernkrieg)
1868-07-28 - George Morren, Flemish painter/sculptor
1869-04-11 - Gustav Vigeland, Norwegian sculptor (d. 1943)
1870-01-11 - Alexander Stirling Calder, American sculptor (d. 1945)
1870-02-10 - Fritz Klimsch, German sculptor/painter
1872-03-25 - Vito Pardo, Italian sculptor (Columbus monument in Argentina)
1873-05-10 - Carl J Eldh, Swedish sculptor
1874-07-10 - Sergey Konenkov, Russian sculptor (d. 1971)
1875-06-23 - Carl Milles, Uppsala Sweden, fountain sculptor (Wedding of Rivers)
1876-01-01 - Johan C Altorf, sculptor (October 3rd monument)
1876-02-21 - Constantin Brancusi, Romanian/French sculptor (Princesse X)
1876-11-05 - Raymond Duchamp-Villon, cubist sculptor (Head of Baudeaire)
1878-09-16 - Karl Albiker, German sculptor (German Art, female nudes)
1879-04-11 - Leendert Round, Dutch sculptor (entrance Rotterdam Zoo)
1879-04-19 - Richard Scheibe, German sculptor (Adler mit Hakenkreuz)
1880-11-10 - Jacob Epstein, sculptor (Adam, Jacob & the Angel)
1881-01-04 - Wilhelm Lehmbruck, German painter/poet/sculptor (Seated Youth)
1882-02-22 - Eric Gill, England, sculptor/engraver/typographer (Perpetua)
1882-03-19 - Gaston Lachaise, US sculptor (Standing Woman)
1882-08-02 - Rik Wouters, Belgian painter/sculptor (Virgin Doll)
1882-08-18 - Eugeen Calleen, Flemish sculptor
1883-03-30 - Jo Davidson, US, sculptor (Woodrow Wilson, Walt Whitman)
1883-08-15 - Ivan Meštrović, Croatian sculptor (d. 1962)
1884-02-26 - Hildo Krop, Dutch modernistic sculptor
1884-05-28 - Theo(door) van Reijn, Dutch sculptor/lithographer
1884-07-12 - Amedeo Modigliani, Italy, painter/sculptor (Reclining Nude)
1884-10-16 - Rembrandt Bugatti, Italian sculptor (d. 1916)
1885-07-11 - Roger de la Fresnaye, French sculptor/painter
1885-09-05 - John Raedecker, Dutch sculptor (National monument on the Dam)
1885-11-06 - Emiel Poetou, Flemish sculptor
1886-01-18 - Antoine Pevsner, French sculptor
1887-02-28 - William Zorach, Lithuania, US sculptor (Spirit of the Dance)
1887-03-14 - George Creten, Belgian sculptor/painter
1887-03-21 - Edwin Scharff, German "entartet" painter/sculptor
1887-03-30 - Albert P Termote, Flemish/Dutch sculptor (Charles the Great)
1887-05-30 - Alexander Archipenko, Ukraine sculptor/lithographer
1887-09-16 - Hans/Jean Arp, French/Swiss painter/poet/sculptor
1887-11-15 - Georgia O'Keefe, Sun Prairie Wisc, sculptor/painter (Cow's Skull)
1888-01-23 - Gilbert Ledward, British sculptor
1888-03-18 - Joseph Csaky, Hungarian/French sculptor
1888-08-13 - Gleb W. Derujinsky, Russian-American sculptor (d. 1975)
1888-09-04 - Oskar Schlemmer, German painter/sculptor
1889-06-27 - Alfred Courtens, Belgian sculptor
1889-10-14 - Jean Canneel, Flemish sculptor
1890-05-26 - Kurt Edzard, German sculptor (nudes/portraits)
1890-07-14 - Ossip Zadkine, [Zadkin], Russ/French sculptor (Destroyed City)
1890-08-05 - Naum Gabo, [Pevsner], Russian/US sculptor (Stillife Flower)
1890-08-11 - Erich Wichman, Dutch fascist painter/sculptor
1891-04-02 - Max Ernst, Germany, painter/sculptor (founded surrealism)
1891-08-22 - Jacques Lipchitz, Polish/French/US painter/cubist sculptor
1892-09-15 - Silpa Bhirasri, Italian sculptor (d. 1962)
1893-04-08 - Henri Puvrez, Belgian sculptor (Sereniteit)
1894-04-10 - Ben Nicholson, English painter/sculptor (Circle)
1894-08-17 - Johan Polet, Dutch sculptor
1894-08-28 - Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower)
1895-07-20 - László Moholy-Nagy, Hungarian painter, photographer, and sculptor (d. 1946)
1895-11-11 - Beulah Ecton Woodard, US sculptor
1896-12-15 - Paul R Citroen, Dutch sculptor
1897-01-21 - René Iché, French sculptor (d. 1954)
1897-03-24 - Charles Eyck, Dutch painter/sculptor
1897-04-19 - Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, sculptor/art benefactor
1897-12-04 - Mari Andriessen, Dutch sculptor (Dock Worker)
1898-07-22 - Alexander Calder, sculptor (mobiles, stabiles)
1898-07-30 - Henry Moore, England, sculptor (Vertebrae)
1898-08-08 - Paul Belmondo, French sculptor (Bathing Woman, Orleans)
1899-05-08 - Jan F van Hall, Dutch sculptor/resistance fighter
1899-09-23 - Louise Nevelson, Kiev, Russia, sculptor (Sky Cathedral)
1900-03-01 - Edna Swithenbank Manley, Jamaican sculptor, wife of PM
1900-07-19 - Arno Breker, German sculptor (3rd Reich sculptor
1900-11-14 - Clara Fasano, sculptor
1900-12-15 - Francesco Messina, sculptor
1901-02-27 - Marino Marini, Italian sculptor/painter
1901-07-31 - Jean Debuffet, French painter/sculptor (Landscape with 2 Personages)
1901-10-10 - Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor
1902-05-12 - Heinrich Kirchner, German sculptor
1903-01-10 - Barbara Hepworth, English abstract sculptor/actress (Rescued by Rover)
1903-02-03 - Walter Linck, Swiss sculptor
1904-01-18 - Henri-Georges Adam, French etcher/painter/sculptor (Grand Nude)
1904-07-27 - Agnes Yarnall, sculptor, artist, author laa, 1987
1904-11-17 - Isamu Noguchi, sculptor (1963 Fine Arts Medal)
1906-01-06 - Jaap Wagemaker, [Adrian B], Dutch sculptor
1906-01-18 - Hans Aeschbacher, Swiss sculptor (Venus de Six-Tours)
1907-01-05 - Willi Soukop, sculptor and member of Royal Academy of Arts
1907-02-16 - Henri van Albada, Belgian sculptor (Charles V)
1907-04-12 - Felix de Weldon, Austrian-born sculptor (d. 2003)
1908-08-23 - Hannah Frank, Scottish Artist and Sculptor
1908-11-23 - Leendert P J Braat, Dutch sculptor/screenwriter
1908-12-22 - Max Bill, Swiss painter/sculptor/politician (Ruban Sans Fin)
1909-02-21 - Hans Erni, Switz, painter/sculptor

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Famous Deaths

Deaths 101 - 200 of 231

1920-01-25 - Amadeo Modigliani, Italian sculptor/painter, dies at 35
1920-07-05 - Max Klinger, German graphic artist/painter/sculptor, dies at 63
1921-01-18 - Adolf von Hildebrand, German sculptor, dies at 73
1921-11-12 - Fernand Khnopff, Belgian painter/sculptor, dies at 63
1925-11-27 - Roger de la Fresnaye, French sculptor/painter, dies
1928-03-31 - Medardo Rosso, Italian sculptor (portraits), dies at 69
1929-01-02 - Erich Wichman[n], Dutch fascist painter/sculptor, dies at 38
1929-10-01 - Antoine Bourdelle, French sculptor (b. 1861)
1932-11-19 - Marie MJ Poupelet, French sculptor/poster artist, dies
1932-11-21 - Vito Pardo, Italian sculptor (Columbus monument Argentina), dies
1938-04-24 - George Grey Barnard, American sculptor (b. 1863)
1939-07-20 - Joseph Mendes da Costa, sculptor, dies
1940-11-17 - Eric Gill, British sculptor (b. 1882)
1941-03-06 - John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum, sculptor (Mount Rushmore), dies at 73
1941-11-26 - Niels Hansen Jacobsen, Danish sculptor and ceramist (b. 1861)
1942-12-21 - Leendert Round, sculptor (Giraffen, Blijdorp), dies at 63
1943-03-12 - Gustav Vigeland, Norwegian sculptor (b. 1869)
1943-04-04 - Oskar Schlemmer, German painter/sculptor, dies at 54
1944-06-10 - Johan Limpers, sculptor/resistance fighter, executed at 28
1944-09-27 - Aristide Maillol, Fr sculptor/graphic artist, dies in car crash at 82
1944-10-05 - Joseph B "Aristide" Maillol, French sculptor/graphic artist, dies
1947-01-09 - Lambertus Zijl, sculptor (Merchant Exchange-Amsterdam), dies at 80
1954-01-26 - Carl J Eldh, Swedish sculptor, dies at 80
1954-03-17 - Victor Rousseau, Belgian sculptor, dies at 88
1954-08-06 - Theo[by] Van Reijn, sculptor/drawer/lithograph, dies at 70 [or 8/10]
Impressionist Painter Henri MatisseImpressionist Painter Henri Matisse (1954-11-03) 1954-11-03 - Henri E B Matisse, French painter/sculptor (Dance II), dies at 84
1954-12-23 - René Iché, French sculptor (b. 1897)
1955-07-13 - Beulah Ecton Woodard, US sculptor, dies at 59
1955-12-11 - Johan C Altorf, sculptor (October 3 Monument), dies at 79
1956-01-12 - John Raedecker, Dutch sculptor (WW II Monument Amsterdam), dies at 70
1957-03-16 - Constantin Brancusi, Romanian sculptor (b. 1876)
1959-08-19 - Jacob Epstein, US/English sculptor/painter, dies at 78
1960-03-30 - Fritz Klimsch, German sculptor/painter, dies at 90
1961-02-26 - Karl Albiker, German sculptor (Problem of the Plastic), dies at 83
1961-12-17 - Marion Perkins, sculptor (Man of Sorrow), dies at 53
1962-01-16 - Ivan Meštrović, Croatian sculptor (b. 1883)
1962-06-06 - Yves Klein, French sculptor/painter, dies at 34
1963-09-01 - Jean Canneel, Flemish sculptor, dies at 73
1964-02-24 - Alexander Archipenko, Ukr sculptor/water colors painter, dies at 76
1964-02-25 - Alexander Archipenko, sculptor, dies
1964-10-06 - Richard Scheibe, German sculptor (Adler mit Hakenkreuz), dies at 85
1965-05-23 - David Smith, sculptor, dies
1965-10-06 - Georges Vandertongerloo, Flemish sculptor/painter, dies at 78
1966-01-11 - Albert Giacometti, Swiss/French painter/sculptor, dies at 64
1966-04-08 - George Creten, Belgian sculptor/painter, dies at 79
1966-06-07 - Hans/Jean Arp, French/Swiss painter/poet/sculptor, dies at 78
1966-07-21 - Eugeen Calleen, Flemish sculptor, dies at 83
1967-08-27 - Henri-Georges Adam, French painter/cartoonist/sculptor, dies at 63
1967-11-25 - Ossip Zadkine, [Zadkin], Russ sculptor (Destroyed City), dies at 77
1967-12-19 - Alfred Courtens, Belgian sculptor, dies at 78
1968-08-21 - Vladimir Boudnik, Czech sculptor, commits suicide at about 45
1970-07-21 - Mikhail Gerasimov, Russian anthropologist and sculptor (b. 1907)
1970-08-20 - Hildo Krop, modernistic sculptor, dies at 86
1971-05-04 - Joseph Csaky, Hungarian/French sculptor, dies at 83
1971-06-28 - Henri Puvrez, Belgian sculptor (Serenity), dies at 78
1971-12-09 - Sergey Konenkov, Russian sculptor (b. 1874)
1972-01-28 - Adriaan B "Jaap" Wagemaker, Dutch sculptor, dies at 66
1972-10-22 - Kurt Edzard, German sculptor (nudist/portraits), dies
1973-05-26 - Jacques Lipchitz, US cubist sculptor, dies at 81
1973-05-28 - Jacques Lipchitz, Polish/French/US art critic sculptor, dies at 81
1974-01-06 - David Alfaro Siqueiros, Mexican sculptor/muralist, dies at 77
1974-03-08 - Christian van Geel, Dutch poet/sculptor (Spinroc), dies at 56
1975-01-03 - Walter Linck, Swiss sculptor, dies at 71
1975-03-09 - Gleb W. Derujinsky, Russian-American sculptor (b. 1888)
1975-03-13 - Ruth Schaumann, German author/painter/sculptor, dies at 75
1975-05-20 - Dame Barbara Hepworth, English sculptor, dies in fire at 72
1975-08-28 - Fritz Wotruba, Austrian sculptor (b. 1907)
1976-04-01 - Max Ernst, German/French surrealist painter/sculptor, dies at 85
1976-11-11 - Alexander Calder, US sculptor, dies at 78
1979-02-06 - Alain Teister, Dutch sculptor/writer, dies at 47
1979-12-07 - Mari Andriessen, sculptor (Docker), Amsterdam, dies at 82
1979-12-25 - Jordi Bonet, Quebec muralist and sculptor (b. 1932)
1980-12-26 - Tony Smith, American sculptor (b. 1912)
1982-01-01 - Paul Belmondo, French sculptor (Bathing Woman, Orleans), dies at 83
1982-02-06 - Ben Nicholson, England, painter/sculptor (Circle), dies at 87
1982-07-16 - Leendert Braat, sculptor/writer (White World), dies
1983-03-13 - Paul R Citroen, Dutch sculptor, dies at 86
1985-05-12 - Jean Debuffet, French painter/sculptor, dies
1986-07-28 - Charles Aubroeck, Belgian painter/sculptor (Iron Tower), dies at 91
1986-08-31 - Henry Moore, English sculptor/cartoonist, dies at 88
1986-12-04 - Reuben Nakian, US sculptor, dies at 89
1988-04-17 - Louise Nevelson, sculptor, dies of brain tumor at 88
1991-02-14 - Arno Breker, German sculptor (Third Reich), dies at 90
1991-06-09 - Charles Loloma, painter/sculptor, dies
1991-08-30 - Hans Koetsier, sculptor artist (KLM-Schiphol), dies
1991-08-30 - Jean Tinguely, Swiss sculptor artist (moving objects), dies
1992-05-10 - Liesbeth Saijers, sculptor, dies
1992-05-13 - F. E. McWilliam, Northern Irish sculptor (b. 1909)
1993-01-26 - Robert Jacobsen, Danish sculptor (large iron sculptures), dies at 80
1993-03-24 - Peter Roovers, Dutch sculptor/teacher (war monuments), dies at 90
1993-04-16 - John P W Meefout, sculptor (Laying wife), dies at 77
1993-09-01 - Hew Lorimer, British sculptor, dies at 86
1993-11-23 - Gerarda "Meik" Rueter, sculptor, dies at 89
1993-11-24 - Jan Schrauwen, Dutch sculptor, dies at 36
1993-11-26 - Mart Kempers, sculptor, dies at 69
1994-02-27 - Karl I Pelgrom, Dutch sculptor, dies at 66
1994-06-10 - Edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Back seat of a '38 Dodge), dies at 66
1994-08-14 - Tom Greenshields, sculptor, dies at 79
1994-09-14 - David van Cup, sculptor/painter, dies at 57
1994-10-11 - Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Nereus on Zeepaard), dies at 66


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