United States sculptor (born in Russia) known for massive shapes of painted wood (1899-1988)
Syn: ↑Louise Nevelson
Instance Hypernyms: ↑sculptor, ↑sculpturer, ↑carver, ↑statue maker

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/nev"euhl seuhn/, n.
Louise, born 1899, U.S. sculptor, born in Russia.

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  • NEVELSON (L.) — NEVELSON LOUISE (1900 1988) Avec Alexandre Calder et David Smith, Louise Nevelson est considérée comme l’une des instigatrices majeures de la sculpture moderne aux États Unis. Partant des données du cubisme et de celles des ready made de Marcel… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Nevelson — is the name of: Louise Berliawsky Nevelson (1899 1988), a Ukrainian born American assemblage artist Neith Nevelson (born 1946), an American painter This page or section lists people with the surname Nevelson. If an …   Wikipedia

  • Nevelson — ist der Name folgender Personen: Louise Nevelson (1899–1988), US amerikanische Malerin und Bildhauerin Neith Nevelson (* 1946), US amerikanische Malerin Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nevelson — Nevelson, Louise …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Nevelson —   [ nevəlsn], Louise, eigentlich L. Berliạwsky [ ki], amerikanische Bildhauerin russischer Herkunft, * Kiew 23. 9. 1899, ✝ New York 17. 4. 1988; lebte seit 1905 in den USA. Den Schwerpunkt ihres Werks bilden große relief oder stelenartige… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Nevelson — [nev′əl sən] Louise 1900 88; U.S. sculptor, born in Russia …   English World dictionary

  • Nevelson — biographical name Louise 1900 1988 American (Russian born) sculptor …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Nevelson — /nev euhl seuhn/, n. Louise, born 1899, U.S. sculptor, born in Russia. * * * …   Universalium

  • Nevelson — Nev•el•son [[t]ˈnɛv əl sən[/t]] n. big Louise, 1900 1988, U.S. sculptor, born in Russia …   From formal English to slang

  • NEVELSON, LOUISE — (1900–1988), U.S. sculptor and print maker. Arriving in the United States in 1905, Nevelson grew up in Rockland, Maine. Her father owned a lumberyard, an important influence on her mature sculpture when Nevelson adopted wood as her most… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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