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Robert Riger

 (1924 - 1995)
Robert Riger was active/lived in New York.  Robert Riger is known for sports illustration.

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Robert Riger (June 4, 1924 - May 19, 1995)

He was a celebrated sports illustrator, photographer, award-winning television director, and cinematographer.

John Szarkowski, former director of the photography department at the Museum of Modern Art, said, His photographs are documents, and the best of them are also pictures that now have a life of their own, and that would have given intense pleasure to George Stubbs, and Winslow Homer and Thomas Eakins.

David Halberstam, said  Robert Riger was the preeminent artist of a golden age of American sports in the years after World War II.

Early life:
Born in 1924 in Manhattan, Riger attended The High School of Music & Art, and the United States Mer   ...  Displaying 750 of 4884 characters.

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