Ossip Zadkine

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Birthday
14, 1890
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Nov 25, 1967 (77)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
14, 1890
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Nov 25, 1967 (77)

About

Belarusian-born artist who is primarily known as a sculptor, but also produced paintings and lithographs.

Before Fame

He attended art school in London and then settled in Paris.

Trivia

He became part of the new Cubist movement and then developed his own style that was influenced by African art.

Family Life

He married Valentine Prax in 1920.

Associated With

He was friends with Henry Miller and was represented as a character in Tropic of Cancer.