Valdivia, Rafael.

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Artist Rafael Valdivia was born in Rosario, Argentina.

Before joining the staff of the New York Sun, ca. 1926, he worked for magazines in Buenos Aires, Paris and Madrid. Valdivia's work for the New York Sun was published under the name "Rafael." He lived with his wife and two sons in Jackson Heights, Queens, N.Y. Valdivia died at St. Anthony's Hospital in Woodhaven, Queens, N.Y. at the age of 62 in 1948.

From the description of Rafael Valdivia portraits, 1926-1948. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 773034691

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creatorOf Valdivia, Rafael. Rafael Valdivia portraits, 1926-1948. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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associatedWith Bankhead, Tallulah, 1902-1968. person
associatedWith Cornell, Katharine, 1893-1974. person
associatedWith Davis, Bette, 1908-1989. person
associatedWith Evans, Maurice, 1901-1989. person
associatedWith Hopkins, Miriam, 1902-1972. person
associatedWith Lawrence, Gertrude. person
associatedWith Montgomery, Robert, 1904-1981. person
associatedWith Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989. person
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Active 1926

Active 1948

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