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Escobar Marisol

 (born 1930)
Escobar Marisol is active/lives in New York / France.  Escobar Marisol is known for pop artist; sculptor-assemblage, mod genre.

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Escobar Marisol

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Known for her satirical assemblages of figures in tableaux, Marisol (Escobar) created innovative combinations of carving, painting, castings and pop objects. She has been extremely shy and a compulsive, prolific worker with subjects that include Lyndon Johnson, John Wayne, and social institutions of weddings and families.

As a personality, Marisol has been described as exotic and good looking in a legendary way. She was highly prominent in the sixties as one of the beautiful people, but sought privacy and interesting pursuits that led to travels in the Orient and scuba diving.

She was born to wealthy Venezuelan parents in Paris and spent a childhood traveling around European capitals. Her mother died when she was eleven, and h  ...  Displaying 750 of 2933 characters.



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Self Portrait, 1981




About  Escobar Marisol

Born:  1930 - Paris, France
Known for:  pop artist; sculptor-assemblage, mod genre