Epstein, Jacob

(1880-1959)
   British sculptor. He was born in New York and settled in England in 1905. His works include a number of sculptures on Jewish themes.

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  • EPSTEIN, JACOB NAHUM — (1878–1952), Talmud scholar. Born in Brest Litovsk, Epstein studied at home with his father, at the Mir yeshivah, and at the universities in Vienna and Berne, receiving his doctorate from the latter. In 1923 he became lecturer at the Hochschule… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Epstein, Jacob Nahum — (1878 1952)    Israeli talmudist. He was born in Brest Litovsk. He became a lecturer at the Hochschule fur die Wissenschaft des Judentums in Berlin in 1923, and in 1925 he was appointed professor of talmudic philology at the Hebrew University. He …   Dictionary of Jewish Biography

  • Jacob Epstein (student) — Jacob Epstein, also Jake Bermanen, (10 November 1903–10 February 1998) was born in Brooklyn of Russian parents. He graduated from Cornell University in 1924, where he became friends with Anna Colloms, who was also a student. In 1938, Epstein… …   Wikipedia

  • Jacob Epstein — en 1934. Sir Jacob Epstein (10 de noviembre de 1880 – 19 de agosto de 1959) fue un escultor nacido en Estados Unidos, que trabajó principalmente en Inglaterra. Su obra creó polémica en ocasiones, cuestionando ideas convencionales sobre las obras… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Epstein — Epstein, Jacob (1880 1959) a British ↑sculptor, especially of religious subjects …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Jacob Epstein — Infobox Artist bgcolour = #6495ED name = Jacob Epstein imagesize = caption = Jacob Epstein photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1934 birthname = birthdate = birth date |1880|11|10 location = deathdate = death date and age |1959|8|19|1880|11|10… …   Wikipedia

  • Jacob Epstein — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Epstein. Portrait par Carl Van Vechten (1934) Sir Jacob Epstein (10 novembre  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jacob Epstein — noun British sculptor (born in the United States) noted for busts and large controversial works (1880 1959) • Syn: ↑Epstein, ↑Sir Jacob Epstein • Instance Hypernyms: ↑sculptor, ↑sculpturer, ↑carver, ↑statue maker * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jacob Epstein — Jacob Epstein, Fotograf Carl van Vechten, 28. Mai 1934 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • EPSTEIN, SIR JACOB — (1880–1959), English sculptor, considered one of the greatest sculptors of the 20th century, and probably the most famous Anglo Jewish artist of his time. He was born on New York s Lower East Side into a family of Polish Jewish immigrants and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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