(1894 - 1986)
Philip Severin was active/lived in New York. Philip Severin is known for regional scene, landscape, illustrator.
Biography Philip Severin
Philip Severin (1894-1986). Painter, Lithographer, Landscape Architect, Historian. Philip Severin was born in New York City in 1894, the son of Jacob and Rose Severin (Zvirin). In 1899, at the age of 3, he moved with his family to an 28 acre farm located in Larchmont, New York. After attending local schools, in 1913 Severin was accepted to Cornell University in Ithaca, New York.
While attending the University he studied landscape architecture and attended classes with fellow schoolmate, Norman Rockwell (1894-1978). He exhibited at the University Gallery and won first prize there for a piece entered in the exhibition of 1916. Following his graduation from the University, in 1917 he was awarded a scholarship to study at the prestigious
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