Ury, Lesser

   German artist. He was born in Birnbaum, Prussia, and went to Berlin at the age of 12. He studied art in Dusseldorf, Brussels, Paris and Italy, later returning to Berlin. Some of his paintings deal with Jewish themes.

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  • URY, LESSER — (1861–1931), German painter. Ury, who was born in Birnbaum, Prussia, went to Berlin at the age of 12 and two years later was apprenticed to a clothing merchant. When he had saved enough money, he began to study art, first in Duesseldorf and then… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Lesser Ury — Autoportrait Lesser Ury Lesser Ury (7 novembre 1861 – 18 octobre 1931) est un peintre et graveur allemand de style impressionniste. BIographie Il est né Leo Lesser Ury à Birnbaum, fils d un boulanger dont la mort en 1872 a été suivie pa …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lesser Ury — (November 7, 1861 ndash; October 18, 1931) was a German Impressionist painter and printmaker.He was born Leo Lesser Ury in Birnbaum, the son of a baker whose death in 1872 was followed by the Ury family s move to Berlin. In 1878 Lesser left… …   Wikipedia

  • Ury — steht für: URY, das ISO 3166 Länderkürzel für Uruguay Ury (Seine et Marne), eine Gemeinde in Frankreich Ury ist auch der Familienname von folgenden Personen: Adolf Ury (1849–1915), Rabbi und Landtagsabgeordneter Else Ury (1877–1943), deutsche… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lesser — (vom hebräischen Wort „Eliezer“ (אֱלִיעֶזֶר dt. Hilfe/Gerichtshof meines Gottes) ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Aleksander Lesser (1814–1884), polnischer Maler und Kritiker Anton Lesser (* 1952), englischer Schauspieler Axel Lesser (*… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lesser — is a surname, and may refer to* Gabriele Lesser, German journalist * George Lesser, American musician * J Lesser aka Lesser, IDM musician * Matt Lesser, Connecticut politician * Oskar Lesser, German astronomer * Rika Lesser, American poet * Anton …   Wikipedia

  • Ury —   [ uːri],    1) Else, Schriftstellerin, * Berlin 1. 11. 1877, ✝ (Deportation in das KZ Auschwitz) 12. 1. 1943; wurde v. a. bekannt durch ihre die Ideale (bürgerliche) deutsche Mädchenerziehung prägenden wie widerspiegelnden Erzählungen,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Lesser Ury — Selbstportrait mit Pinsel und Palette, 1910 Lesser Ury (* 7. November 1861 in Birnbaum, Provinz Posen; † 18. Oktober 1931 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Maler und Grafiker, der in seinen Landschaften, Gr …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • URY (disambiguation) — If you searched for URY you may be looking for:* Ury House near Stonehaven, Kincardineshire, Scotland * Union Railway of Memphis (AAR reporting mark URY ) * University Radio York, a student radio station covering the campus of the University of… …   Wikipedia

  • David Ury — Born David Brian Ury September 30, 1973 (1973 09 30) (age 38) Sonoma, California, U.S. Other names D.B.U. Occupation Actor, stand up comedian, English< >Japanese translation specialist …   Wikipedia

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