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William Abbe

 (1916 - 1983)
William Parker Abbe was active/lived in New York, Massachusetts.  William Abbe is known for Painting, prints, art education.

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William Abbe


William Parker Abbe (1916-1983)

Studied at Rectory school Pomfret Ct under Beatrice Stevens and graduated from Avon Old Farms Avon Ct.  He started college at Yale School of Drama studying Set design but finished his degrees at the Art Student League of New York studying with Harry Sternberg master of lithography and silk screening.  At the art student League William focused on drawings of building and street scenes in NYC as well as silkscreens.  He finished his schooling at Columbia University receiving an arts education degree.  From 1940-43 he served in the Army.  In 1944-45 he was official artist for the military in France and Germany mainly making maps and detailing buildings.  After the war he took  ...  Displaying 750 of 1865 characters.



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About  William Abbe

Born:  1916 - Syracuse, New York
Died:   1983
Known for:  Painting, prints, art education