Baskin, Leonard

(b. 1922)
   American artist. He was born in New Jersey. He taught printmaking and sculpture at Smith College from 1953. He was influ-enced in his early years by Ben Shahn and many of his drawings and prints concern Jewish subjects.

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  • BASKIN, LEONARD — (1922–2000), U.S. sculptor, printmaker, watercolorist, and illustrator. Born in New Brunswick, New Jersey, Baskin was the son of a leading Orthodox rabbi. His earliest education was at a yeshivah in Brooklyn, where his family had moved when he… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Baskin, Leonard — born Aug. 15, 1922, New Brunswick, N.J., U.S. died June 3, 2000, Northampton, Mass. U.S. sculptor and graphic artist. After studying in Europe and the U.S., in 1939 he had his first one man exhibition in New York City, and he later taught for… …   Universalium

  • Baskin, Leonard — (15 ago. 1922, New Brunswick, N.J., EE.UU.–3 jun. 2000, Northampton, Mass.). Escultor y artista gráfico estadounidense. Luego de estudiar en Europa y EE.UU., en 1939 realizó su primera exposición individual en la ciudad de Nueva York.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Leonard Baskin — Infobox Artist bgcolour = #6495ED name = Leonard Baskin imagesize = 220px caption = Isaac, bronze, 1973, Honolulu Academy of Arts birthname = birthdate = 1922 location = deathdate = 2000 deathplace = nationality = American field = Sculpture, book …   Wikipedia

  • Leonard Baskin — Isak, de Leonard Baskin Leonard Baskin (15 de agosto de 1922, New Brunswick 3 de junio de 2000, Northampton) fue un grafista y escultor estadounidense. Después de estudiar en varias partes de su país y Europa, en 1939 tuvo su primera exposición… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Leonard — /len euhrd/, n. 1. William Ellery (Channing) /el euh ree/, 1876 1944, U.S. poet, essayist, and teacher. 2. a male given name: from Germanic words meaning lion and hardy. * * * (as used in expressions) Baskin Leonard Bernstein Leonard Bloomfield… …   Universalium

  • Leonard — (as used in expressions) Baskin, Leonard Bernstein, Leonard Bloomfield, Leonard Leonard Alfred Schneider Callaghan (de Cardiff), (Leonard) James Callaghan, barón Calvert, Leonard Chess, Leonard Churchill, Sir Winston (Leonard Spencer) Colebrook,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Baskin — may refer to:People with the surname Baskin : *Bibi Baskin, Irish author *Burt Baskin (1913–1967), American founder of an ice cream chain *Elya Baskin (born 1951), Latvian actor *Jeremy Baskin (born 1962), South African labour market analyst… …   Wikipedia

  • Baskin — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Baskin (Florida) Baskin (Louisiana) Personen: Burt Baskin (1913–1967), US amerikanischer Unternehmer Elya Baskin (* 1950), US amerikanischer Schauspieler lettischer Abstammung Jonathan N.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Baskin — biographical name Leonard 1922 2000 American sculptor & graphic artist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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