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Louise Nevelson

Louise NevelsonAKA Louise Berliawsky

Born: 23-Sep-1899
Birthplace: Kiev, Ukraine
Died: 17-Apr-1988
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Acworth Cemetery, Acworth, NH

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Sculptor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Ukrainian-American abstract sculptor

Father: Isaac Berliawsky
Mother: Minna Sadie Smolerank
Brother: Nathan
Sister: Anita
Sister: Lillian
Husband: Charles Nevelson (m. 1920, div., one son)
Son: Myron Nevelson ("Mike")

    University: Art Students League of New York (1929-31)

    National Medal of Arts 1985

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