Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1891-08-22
Death 1973-05-27
Americans
French, English

Biographical notes:

Jacques Lipchitz (1891-1973) was a Cubist sculptor.

From the description of Jacques Lipchitz letter to Sidney Shainwald, 1953 Aug. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 779477647

From the description of Jacques Lipchitz letter, 1953 Aug. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 613316804

Lithuanian born sculptor who worked in France and the United States.

From the description of Letters to Ladislas Segy, ca. 1961-1962. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 81028076

French sculptor.

From the description of Letter : Lucca, to Christophe Czwiklitzer, 1970 March 14. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79118420

From the description of Autograph letters signed (6) and autograph card signed (1) : New York and Paris, to John Rewald, 1942 Aug. 30-1946 Sept. 21 and [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270871335

Lithuanian-born French sculptor.

From the description of Six drawings and one sculpture by Juan Gris (essay), 1959. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 79211334

Jacques Lipchitz (1891-1973) was a sculptor in Paris, France and Hastings-on Hudson, N.Y.

Jacques Lipchitz was born Chaim Jacob Lipchitz in Lithuania, then within the Russian Empire. He moved to Paris in 1909 were he became part of the artistic communities of Montmartre and Montparnasse, eventually developing a cubist style of sculpture. In the 1920s he experimented with abstract forms he called "transparent sculptures". During the German occupation of France he fled to the United States where he settled in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY. Beginning in 1963, he returned to Europe for several months of each year and worked in Pietrasanta, Italy. He is buried in Jerusalem, Israel.

From the description of Jacques Lipchitz papers, circa 1910-2001, bulk 1941-2001. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 779477652

Jacques Lipchitz (1891-1973) was a sculptor in Paris, France and Hastings-on Hudson, N.Y.

Jacques Lipchitz was born Chaim Jacob Lipchitz in Lithuania, then within the Russian Empire. He moved to Paris in 1909 were he became part of the artistic communities of Montmartre and Montparnasse, eventually developing a cubist style of sculpture. In the 1920s he experimented with abstract forms he called "transparent sculptures". During the German occupation of France he fled to the United States where he settled in Hastings-on-Hudson, NY. Beginning in 1963, he returned to Europe for several months of each year and worked in Pietrasanta, Italy. He is buried in Jerusalem, Israel.

From the description of Jacques Lipchitz papers, circa 1910-1999, bulk 1941-1999. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 688855948

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Subjects:

  • Arts, French
  • Sculpture, Modern--20th century
  • Sculpture--20th century
  • Art--French (?)--Reproductions
  • Sculptors
  • Cubism

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Places:

  • New York (State) (as recorded)