Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973

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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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referencedIn Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. Library Collection of Study Photographs and Clippings, ca. 1930-2000. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Walker Art Center. Exhibition records, 1940-1960. Walker Art Center Library
referencedIn American Federation of Arts. American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Reis, Bernard J., 1895-1978. Oral history interview with Bernard J. Reis, 1976 June 3-1976 June 10. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Brooklyn Museum. Listening to pictures : interviews. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Bassett, Bruce W. Bruce Bassett papers relating to Jacques Lipchitz, circa 1961-2001. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968] [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Reis, Bernard. Bernard and Rebecca Reis papers, ca. 1924-1985. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Arnason, H. Harvard. Papers, 1951-1961 (bulk 1951-1960). Walker Art Center Library
referencedIn Goldwater, Robert John, 1907-1973. Robert John Goldwater papers, 1902-1974. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Marlborough-Gerson Gallery. Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973 : artist files. The Barnes Foundation, Barnes Foundation Libraries and Special Collections
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Jacques Lipchitz : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Spaeth, Eloise. Eloise and Otto Spaeth papers, 1937-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Bassett, Bruce W. Bruce Bassett papers relating to Jacques Lipchitz, circa 1968-1998. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Jacques Lipchitz letter, 1953 Aug. 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Benson, Emanuel, 1904-1971. Emanuel Benson papers, 1924-1967. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Jacques Lipchitz papers, circa 1910-1999, bulk 1941-1999. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968] [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Jacques Lipchitz papers, circa 1910-2001, bulk 1941-2001. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Ingersoll, R. Sturgis (Robert Sturgis), b. 1891. R. Sturgis Ingersoll selected correspondence with Jacques Lipchitz, 1959-1962. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn De Creeft, José, 1884-1982. José de Creeft papers, 1908-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965. Elizabeth McCausland papers, 1838-1965 (bulk 1920-1960). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Rattner, Abraham. Abraham Rattner and Esther Gentle papers, 1891-1986. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Magill, James Phineas, 1885-1974. Papers, 1911-1974. Haverford College Library
creatorOf Hirshhorn, Joseph H. Joseph Hirshhorn letters, 1958. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Homburger, Freddy. Papers of Freddy Homburger, 1926-1990 (bulk 1941-1989). Library of Congress
referencedIn Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Greenberg, Clement, 1909-1994. Clement Greenberg papers, 1937-1984. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006. Arnold Newman photographs of artists, ca. 1940-1960. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Storrs, John Henry Bradley, 1885-1956. John Henry Bradley Storrs papers, 1837-1987, bulk 1900-1956. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Varian Fry Papers, [ca. 1940]-1967 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Jacques Lipchitz letter to Sidney Shainwald, 1953 Aug. 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Spaeth, Eloise. Eloise Spaeth papers, 1937-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Fry, Varian, 1907-1967. Varian Fry papers, [ca. 1940]-1967. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Greenberg, Clement, 1909-1994. Clement Greenberg papers, 1937-1984. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hirshhorn, Joseph H. Joseph Hirshhorn letter, 1958. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Interviews of artists by Brian O'Doherty, [ca. 1962]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Perls, Frank, 1910-1975. Frank Perls papers and Frank Perls Gallery records, circa 1920-1983, bulk, 1949-1975. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Valentin, Curt, 1902-1954. Curt Valentin papers, 1937-1955. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Freddy Homburger Papers, 1926-1990, (bulk 1941-1989) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. [Jacques Lipchitz] : artist file John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library, Ringling Museum Library
referencedIn Pierre Matisse Gallery (New York, N.Y.). Pierre Matisse Gallery records, 1925-1989. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, 1965-1968 Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn Museum interviews of artists, [ca. 1965-1968] [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1925-1997. Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman papers, 1863-1970. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Shaye, Max. Max Shaye papers relating to Jacques Lipchitz, 1968-1969. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Bernard and Rebecca Reis papers, ca. 1924-1985 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Kuh, Katharine. Katharine Kuh papers, 1908-1994. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gaut, Pierre. Pierre Gaut papers, 1918-1969. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Gray, Cleve. Cleve Gray papers, 1933-2005. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Redstone, Louis G. Louis G. Redstone papers, 1920-2007. Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Correspondence to Edward F. Fry, 1961-1966. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Miscellaneous manuscripts. New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. 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.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Esman, Betty, 1904-1996. Betty Esman papers, 1926-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Woods, Willis F. Willis F. Woods letters, 1947-1956. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Benson, Emanuel, 1904-1971. Emanuel Benson papers, 1924-1967. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Jewish Theological Seminary of America. General Files. Records, 1902-1972. 1940-1972 (bulk). Ocean County College Library, OCC Library
referencedIn Newark Museum. Records of exhibitions, related programs, and events, 1906-[ongoing]. Newark Museum
referencedIn Schenck, Edgar Craig, 1909-1959. Edgar C. Schenck Records, 1950-1955. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, G. Robert Strauss, Jr. Memorial Library
creatorOf Schneck, Jerome Mortimer, 1920-. The Dr. Jerome M. Schneck and Mrs. Shirley R. Schneck Collection, 1934-2008. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1925-1997. Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman papers, 1863-1970. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Letters to Ladislas Segy, ca. 1961-1962. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Lipchitz, Jacques : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Autograph letters signed (2) and Christmas cards (4) : New York, to Paul Rosenberg, 1941 and [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Gerson, Otto, 1902-1962. Otto and Ilse Gerson papers, 1933-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Philadelphia Museum of Art. Selections from the Philadelphia Museum of Art's Archives of American Art collection, 1866-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sprigge, Elizabeth, 1900-. The Addison M. Metcalf collection of Gertrude Steiniana, 1909-[ongoing] (bulk 1909-1983). The Claremont Colleges, Claremont University Consortium
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Autograph document signed : [n.p., n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Reis, Bernard J., 1895-1978. Bernard J. Reis interviews, 1976 June 3-1976 June 10. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Frizeau, Gabriel. Letters received : Bordeaux, from André Lhote and Ary Leblond, Paris, 1908-1929. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Cleve Gray papers, 1933-2005 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Reis, Bernard J., 1895-1978. Bernard J. Reis papers, 1934-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Six drawings and one sculpture by Juan Gris (essay), 1959. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-1973. Letter : Lucca, to Christophe Czwiklitzer, 1970 March 14. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Reis, Bernard J., 1895-1978. Oral history interview with Bernard J. Reis, 1976 June 3-1976 June 10. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Makler Gallery. Makler Gallery records, 1957-1989. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn De Creeft, José, 1884-1982. José de Creeft papers, 1908-2004. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Coutarel, Martine-Elisa. Martine-Elisa Coutarel dissertation on Jacques Lipchitz, 1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. Library Collection of Study Photographs and Clippings, ca. 1930-2000. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Kaplan, Muriel. Muriel Kaplan papers concerning Jacques and Yulla Lipchitz, 1971-1977. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lipchitz, Jacques, 1891-. Letters to Lester D. Longman. 1949. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006. Arnold Newman photographs of artists, ca. 1940-1960. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Laurent, Robert, 1890-1970. Robert Laurent papers, 1869-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Frank Perls papers and Frank Perls Gallery records, circa 1920-1983, bulk 1949-1975 Archives of American Art
referencedIn Rombauer family. Papers of the Rombauer-Becker family, 1795-1992 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Gore, Marian L.,. KPFK "Art Scene" interviews, 1962-1964 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Bowman, Ruth, 1923-. Interviews relating to American Abstract Artists, 1963-1965. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991. Karpel archive of 20th century artists and exhibitions. Getty Research Institute
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associatedWith De Creeft, José, 1884-1982. person
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associatedWith Esman, Betty, 1904-1996. person
associatedWith Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1925-1997. person
associatedWith Frizeau, Gabriel. person
associatedWith Fry, Varian, 1907-1967. person
associatedWith Gaut, Pierre. person
associatedWith Gerson, Otto, 1902-1962. person
associatedWith Goldwater, Robert John, 1907-1973. person
associatedWith Gore, Marian L., person
associatedWith Gray, Cleve person
associatedWith Gray, Cleve. person
associatedWith Greenberg, Clement, 1909-1994. person
associatedWith Gris, Juan, 1887-1927. person
associatedWith Hirshhorn, Joseph H. person
associatedWith Homburger, Freddy. person
associatedWith Homburger, Freddy. person
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associatedWith Magill, James Phineas, 1885-1974. person
associatedWith Makler Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965. person
associatedWith Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564. person
associatedWith Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. corporateBody
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Newark Museum. corporateBody
associatedWith Newman, Arnold, 1918-2006. person
associatedWith Perls, Frank corporateBody
associatedWith Perls, Frank, 1910-1975. person
associatedWith Philadelphia Museum of Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Pierpont Morgan Library. Rewald Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Pierpont Morgan Library. Rosenberg Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Pierpont Morgan Library. Rosenberg Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Pierre Matisse Gallery (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
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associatedWith Reis, Bernard. person
associatedWith Reis, Bernard J., 1895-1978. person
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correspondedWith Schenck, Edgar Craig, 1909-1959 person
associatedWith Schneck, Jerome Mortimer, 1920- person
associatedWith Segy, Ladislas. person
associatedWith Shaye, Max. person
associatedWith Spaeth, Eloise. person
associatedWith Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Storrs, John Henry Bradley, 1885-1956. person
associatedWith The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library. corporateBody
correspondedWith Valentin, Curt, 1902-1954. person
associatedWith Walker Art Center. corporateBody
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Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)
Subject
Arts, French
Sculpture, Modern--20th century
Sculpture--20th century
Art--French (?)--Reproductions
Sculptors
Cubism
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Birth 1891-08-22

Death 1973-05-27

Americans

French,

English

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