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George Habergritz

 (1909 - 1966)
George Joseph Habergritz was active/lived in New York.  George Habergritz is known for abstraction, figure, collage, sculptor.

Biography  
George Habergritz


A painter and sculptor, George Habergritz was active in New York City as the Director of the School of Continuing Art Education from 1968, an instructor at the Art Students League, and a lecturer on artists in Africa, the South Pacific, and India.

He studied in New York at the National Academy of Design, Cooper Union, and in Paris at the Academy Grande Chaumiere. From 1963 to 1964, he was President of the National Society of Painters Casein.

His work can be found at Wilberforce University in Ohio; the Safad Museum in Israel, and the Jewish Museum in London.

Note to AskART from Kenneth Young:

For a wedding present, he gave my wife and I a stack of sketches from his African tour and sketches of an early Coney Isla  ...  Displaying 750 of 1478 characters.



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About  George Habergritz

Born:  1909 - New York, New York
Died:   1966
Known for:  abstraction, figure, collage, sculptor