Solomon, Solomon J.

(1860-1927)
   English painter. Born in London, he studied at Heatherley's Art School and the Royal Academy Schools. Later he studied at the Ecole des Beaux Arts. In 1918 he became President of the Royal Society of British Artists. He painted portraits and allegorical frescoes.

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  • Solomon Kane — is a fictional character created by the pulp era writer Robert E. Howard. A 17th century Puritan, Solomon Kane is a somber looking man who wanders the world with no apparent goal other than to vanquish evil in all its forms. His adventures,… …   Wikipedia

  • Solomon (Name) — Solomon (hebräisch ‏שְׁלֹמֹה‎) ist ein männlicher Vorname[1] und Familienname. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herkunft und Bedeutung 2 Bekannte Namensträger …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Solomon of Hungary — Solomon (Hungarian: I. Salamon ) (1053 ndash;1087), King of Hungary (1057 ndash;1081). He was crowned as a child during his father s lifetime in order to ensure his succession, but his uncle, Béla managed to dethrone his father and ascend to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Solomon Grundy — is a 19th century children s nursery rhyme, and was presented by James Orchard Halliwell Phillipps in 1842. The poem is essentially a riddle in which the life of Solomon Grundy appears to take place in the process of a single week, the answer… …   Wikipedia

  • Solomon's Temple — ( he. בית המקדש, transliterated Beit HaMikdash ), also known as the First Temple, was, according to the Bible, the first temple of the ancient religion of the biblical Israelites in Jerusalem. According to the Bible, it functioned as a religious… …   Wikipedia

  • Solomon — • The second son of David by his wife Bathsheba, and the acknowledged favourite of his father Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Solomon     Solomon      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • SOLOMON, HANNAH GREENEBAUM — (1858–1942), founder and first president of the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW). The fourth of ten children born to Sarah Spiegel and Michael Greenebaum, a successful Chicago merchant, she married Henry Solomon in 1879 and the couple had… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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