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 Ossip Zadkine

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Ossip Zadkine Famous memorial

Birth
Smolensk, Smolensk Oblast, Russia
Death
25 Nov 1967 (aged 77)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Memorial ID
4936 View Source

Artist. Primarily a sculptor, he was born in Russia but studied in France, and eventually obtained French citizenship. His best known works are "The Destroyed City (De Verwoeste Stad)" which he worked on from 1951 to 1953, and stands today in Rotterdam, Netherlands as a tribute to the city, which was bombed by Germany during World War II, and "Orpheus" a 1956 bronze sculpture located in the Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, Belgium.

Artist. Primarily a sculptor, he was born in Russia but studied in France, and eventually obtained French citizenship. His best known works are "The Destroyed City (De Verwoeste Stad)" which he worked on from 1951 to 1953, and stands today in Rotterdam, Netherlands as a tribute to the city, which was bombed by Germany during World War II, and "Orpheus" a 1956 bronze sculpture located in the Middelheim Museum, Antwerp, Belgium.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 29 Mar 1999
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 4936
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/4936/ossip-zadkine: accessed ), memorial page for Ossip Zadkine (14 Jul 1890–25 Nov 1967), Find a Grave Memorial ID 4936, citing Cimetière du Montparnasse, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France; Maintained by Find a Grave .