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Peter Rackwitsz

 (1892 - 1968)
Peter (Pieter) Rackwitsz was active/lived in California / Netherlands.  Peter Rackwitsz is known for landscape painting, etching.

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Peter Rackwitsz


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Born in Rotterdam, Holland on March 8, 1892.  Rackwitsz taught at the Hollywood Institute of Art in 1924.  Exh: Painters & Sculptors of Los Angeles, 1924; Holland Gallery (Hollywood), 1924.

Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
Hollywoood Daily Citizen News, 10-4-1924; Moure, Southern California Artists.

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Born in Rotterdam, Holland, Peter Rackwitsz worked as an instructor at the Hollywood Institute of Art in 1924. He exhibited with the painters & Sculptors of Southern California that same year.


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About  Peter Rackwitsz

Born:  1892 - Rotterdam, Holland
Died:   1968
Known for:  landscape painting, etching