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Salomon van Abbe

 (1883 - 1955)
Salomon van Abbe was active/lived in England, Holland.  Salomon Abbe is known for Painting, etching, book and magazine illustration and cover design.

Salomon van Abbe

Salomon van Abbé (born Amsterdam, 31 July 1883, died London, 28 February 1955), also known as Jack van Abbé or Jack Abbey, was an artist, etcher and illustrator of books and magazines.

Abbé was born in the Netherlands but moved with his family to England when he was five years old and became a naturalised citizen. He added the accent to his name, becoming van Abbé. He studied at local state schools, the People’s Palace, Toynbee Hall, Central School of Art and at the London County Council School of Photo-engraving and Lithography at Bolt Court, where he met Edmund Blampied, Robert Charles Peter and John Nicolson – all fellow etchers.

In 1923, Abbé was elected an Associate of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and was a memb  ...  Displaying 750 of 2888 characters.

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About  Salomon van Abbe

Born:  1883 - Amsterdam, Holland
Died:   1955 - London, England
Known for:  Painting, etching, book and magazine illustration and cover design