Ida Libby Dengrove
(1919 - 2005)
Ida Libby Dengrove was active/lived in New Jersey, New York, California. Ida Dengrove is known for courtroom sketch artist, portrait.
Biography Ida Libby Dengrove
A New York courtroom artist who "visualized the moods and faces of some notorious trials", Ida Dengrove was also a fine-art portrait painter. From 1973 to 1986, she worked as a courtroom illustrator for NBC-TV, and for her skills won two Emmy Awards. She was recognized for her illustrations of the Son of Sam trial, 1977-1978, of David Berkowitz and for the Murder-at-the-Met trial of Craig S. Crimmins, a stagehand. Among her other subjects were Jean Harris convicted of murdering D. Herman Tanower, John Lennon, John Hinckley, Yoko Ono and John Gotti.
Dengrove, whose maiden name was Leibovitz, was born in Philadelphia where she attended Moore College, graduating in 1940. She taught for several years in the
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