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Robert A Von Neumann Jr

 (1923 - 1984)
Robert A. Von Neumann, Jr. was active/lived in Illinois, Wisconsin / Germany.  Robert Von Neumann Jr is known for sculpure, painting, teaching.

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Robert A. Von Neumann, Jr.


Robert Von Neumann was born in Germany in 1888 and came to Milwaukee in 1926, where he immediately gained employment with the Milwaukee Journal and Perry-Gugler Engraving Corp.

He taught at Layton School of Art*, the Chicago Art Institute*, Ox-Bow Summer School* of Painting, and University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee where his skills and example served to produce countless students who revered him, and who carried with them into the world some of his philosophy and work ethic.

He was one who believed that the best art was a direct product of the artist's hands, an art that included the human figure and one which imparted a message.

There is no doubt he was a true "American Scene"* painter though the persons he dep  ...  Displaying 750 of 1585 characters.



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About  Robert A. Von Neumann, Jr.

Born:  1923 - Berlin, Germany
Died:   1984 - Urbana, Illinois
Known for:  sculpure, painting, teaching