Rothenstein, William

(1872-1945)
   English artist. He was born in Bradford. He studied in London, Paris and Oxford. During World War I he served as a war artist, and then became professor of civic art at the University of Sheffield. From 1920 to 1935 he was principal of the Royal College of Art. He painted portraits, still-lifes and landscapes, as well as Jewish subjects and synagogue interiors.

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  • William Rothenstein — Sir William Rothenstein (* 29. Januar 1872 in Bradford; † 14. Februar 1945 in London) war ein englischer Maler, Zeichner und Graphiker …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ROTHENSTEIN, SIR WILLIAM — (1872–1945), British painter. Rothenstein was a distinguished English impressionist and an outstanding teacher. Born in Bradford, England, the son of a German born businessman, Rothenstein was educated at Bradford Grammar School and the Slade… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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  • William Rothenstein — Sir William Rothenstein, (January 29 1872 ndash; February 14 1945), was an English painter, draughtsman and writer on art.He was born into a Jewish family in Bradford and studied at the Slade School of Art (his teachers included Alphonse Legros)… …   Wikipedia

  • William Scrots — Henry Howard, Conde de Surrey, 1546. Atribuido a William Scrots. William (o Guillim) Scrots (o Scrotes o Stretes) (activo 1537 – 1553)[1] fue un pintor de la corte Tudor y un exponente del estilo manierista de pintura en lo …   Wikipedia Español

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  • William Hale-White — Sir William Hale White (1857 1949), was a distinguished British physician and medical biographer. He was the son of writer Mark Rutherford. During the First World War he was a colonel in the RAMC and was created KBE in 1919 [… …   Wikipedia

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