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us: Lankes, Julius J., 1884-1960


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Julius J.
  • Variants

    • us: Lankes, Julius John, 1884-1960
    • us: Lankes, J. J. (Julius J.), 1884-1960
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        18840831
    • Death Date

        19600422
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Buffalo (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Durham (N.C.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Buffalo (N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Boston (Mass.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Newport News (Va.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) West Seneca (N.Y.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Wells College
        • Affiliation Start: 1933
        • Affiliation End: 1940
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Art Students' League of Buffalo
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. School
        • Organization: (naf) National Academy of Design (U.S.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Illustration of books
          (lcsh) Wood-engraving
            (lcsh) Painting
          • Occupation

              (lcsh) Wood engravers
                (lcsh) Painters
                  (lcsh) Illustrators
                    (lcsh) Authors
                      (lcsh) College teachers
                        (aat) Professors (Teachers)
                    • Additonal Related Forms

                      • us: Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941
                      • us: Frost, Robert, 1874-1963
                    • Sources

                      • found: Taggard, G. Remembering Vaughan in New England, 1933: t.p. (J.J. Lankes)
                      • found: LC data base, 1-28-85 (hdg.: Lankes, Julius J., 1884-1960)
                      • found: VIAF, May 20, 2016 (VIAF ID=64862985: Lankes, Julius J.; Lankes, Julius John; Lankes, J.J.; American artist and writer, illustrator, painter, and wood engraver)
                      • found: Wikipedia, May 20, 2016 (J.J. Lankes, illustrator, woodcut print artist, author, college professor; Julius John Lankes, born August 31, 1884 in Buffalo, New York; worked primarily in woodcut; illustrated books for Robert Frost and Sherwood Anderson; maintained lifelong friendships and collaborations with Frost and Anderson; had studios at various times in Gardenville, N.Y. [i.e. West Seneca Falls, N.Y.] and Newport News, Va.; attended Art Students' League of Buffalo and the Boston Museum of Fine Arts; elected into National Academy of Design as an associate member in 1941 and became a full Academician in 1954; visiting professor at Wells Collge in Aurora, N.Y. 1933-1940; died 22 April 1960 in Durham, North Carolina)
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                      • 2016-08-01: revised
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