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Mortimer Borne

 (1902 - 1987)
Mortimer Borne was active/lived in New York.  Mortimer Borne is known for New York scene, drypoint, landscape.

Mortimer Borne

Mortimer Borne was born in Rypin, Poland in 1902 and emigrated to the US in 1916. He studied at the National Academy of Design, The Art Students League, The Beaux-Arts Institute of Design, and with Charles Webster Hawthorne, founder of the Cape Cod School of Art in Provincetown.

Borne himself taught at The New School for Social Research in New York City from 1945-1967. After moving to Nyack, New York, he established the Tappan Zee Art Center in his home there. Borne was the inventor of the color drypoint technique. He worked in oil, drypoint, and sculpture. He was collected by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, The Smithsonian Institution, The National Gallery of Art, and The Victoria and Albert Museum,   ...  Displaying 750 of 1629 characters.

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About  Mortimer Borne

Born:  1902 - Rypin, Poland
Died:   1987 - Nyack, New York
Known for:  New York scene, drypoint, landscape