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Violetta Raditz

 (1912 - 1998)
Violetta Constance Raditz was active/lived in New York, Pennsylvania / Ireland.  Violetta Raditz is known for easel and mural painting, printmaking, design.

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Violetta Raditz


A child prodigy, at age eight Violetta Glemser did whimsical drawings that were exhibited at Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.  Although an easel and mural painter, printmaker and designer, she is especially noted for her childhood work, which was rediscovered by the art world beginning in 1959.  Basically self taught, she grew up in an art-oriented household as her father was portrait painter, Lazar Raditz.

She moved to Ireland with her first husband William Flaccus and designed theater sets there. After returning to New York City, she opened her own design agency and exhibited her etchings and lithographs.  In 1945, after a divorce, she took a trip to Haiti, where she painted, using pastels as her medi  ...  Displaying 750 of 1786 characters.



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About  Violetta Raditz

Born:  1912 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died:   1998 - New York City
Known for:  easel and mural painting, printmaking, design