(1899 - 1967)
Henry Rox was active/lived in Massachusetts / Germany. Henry Rox is known for fruit and vegetable themed sculpture, book illustrator, etcher.
Biography Henry Rox
Henry Rox was born in Berlin, Germany on March 18, 1899. He studied
art and art history at Oberammergau, the University of Berlin,
and Kunstgewerbeschule at Berlin-Charlottenburg. He then pursued
intensive sculpture training at the Julian and Colarossi Academies
Rox gained recognition as a prolific sculptor and his
work was displayed in many cities in Europe. He also began experimenting
with photosculpture--photographing sculptures of characters designed
from fruits and vegetables.
He and his wife Lotte left Germany
for London in 1933, then settled in the United States in 1938.
In 1939 Rox was hired as a lecturer in sculpture at Mount Holyoke
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