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us: Loewy, Raymond, 1893-1986

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    • us: Rōwi, Reimondo, 1893-1986
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    • Birth Place

        (naf) Paris (France)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Monaco
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        (naf) France
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        (naf) United States
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        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
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        (naf) Sands Point (N.Y.)
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        (naf) Palm Springs (Calif.)
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        (naf) Saint-Tropez (France)
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        (naf) London (England)
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        (naf) Paris (France)
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        (naf) South Bend (Ind.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Raymond Loewy Associates
        • Organization: Raymond Loewy Corporation
        • Organization: Raymond Loewy / William Snaith Associates, Inc.
        • Organization: Raymond Loewy International, Inc.
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    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Industrial design
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Industrial designer
      • Earlier Established Forms

          Loewy, Raymond Fernand, 1893-
      • Sources

        • found: His The locomotive, 1937.
        • found: His Locomotive, 1988: CIP t.p. (Raymond Loewy) data sheet (d. 1987)
        • found: NUCMC data from LOC Mss. Div. (Raymond Loewy; d. in France, July, 1986; American industrial designer; noted for his streamlined style found on hundreds of products such as Lucky Strike packaging; the Studebaker Starliner & GGl locomotives on the Pennysylvania RR)
        • found: Reimondo Rōwi, 2004: t.p. (Raymond Loewy)
        • found: His, Never leave well enough alone, second edition with commentary by Glenn Porter, 2002: (Raymond Loewy; born November 5, 1893 at Paris, France; died July 14, 1986 at Monaco; emigrated to New York City in 1919; worked as a illustrator before becoming one of the pioneers of American industrial design; maintained country houses at Sands Point, Long Island N.Y, Palm Springs, Calif., and Saint-Tropez, France; offices in New York, Paris, London and South Bend, Ind., the latter for the large Studebaker contract; establisehd the partnership of Raymond Loewy Associates in 1944; formed Raymond Loewy Corporation to handle architecture and interior design work in May 1949; Raymond Loewy Associates incorporated as Raymond Loewy / William Snaith Associates, Inc.; all companies merged into Raymond Loewy International, Inc. in 1975; liquidated 1977)
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        • 1979-06-27: new
        • 2015-01-17: revised
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