Fritz (Bernhard) Eichenberg (1901-1990) [NM]

Fritz (Bernhard) Eichenberg (1901-1990)
[NM]
German-American illustrator, printmaker, and arts educator ;
Fritz Eichenberg ; F. Eichenberg ; F. B. Eichenberg ; Fritz B. Eichenberg ; F. Bernhard Eichenberg
[Born October 24, 1901 in Cologne, Germany – died November 30, 1990 Peace Dale, RI, United States)

 

SAL record control number: 140018 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;

 

Fritz (Bernhard) Eichenberg (1901-1990) [NM] biography:

Birth: October 24, 1901 in Cologne, Germany ;
Death: November 30, 1990 Peace Dale, RI, United States ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: German ;
Zodiac:
Scorpio ;

Known for: Illustration ; printmaking ;
Medium: Wood engraving ;
Technique: Printmaking ;
Subjects: Book illustration ; illustration ; printmaking ;

Areas: Cologne, Germany ; Leipzig, Germany ; Berlin, Germany ; New York, NY ; Peace Dale, RI ;
Region: North East ;
Lived: Cologne, Germany ; Leipzig, Germany ; Berlin, Germany ; New York, NY ; Peace Dale, RI ;
Father: Siegfried Eichenberg ;
Mother: Ida Eichenberg ;
Relatives:
Spouse: Antonie Eichenberg ; Maria Eichenberg ; Margarete Eichenberg ;
Children: Suzanne (Eichenberg) Jensen ; Timothy Eichenberg ;

Training: Municiple School of Applied Arts, Cologne, Germany ; Academy of Graphic Arts, Leipzig, Germany ;
Instructors: Hugo Steiner-Prag ;
Work: Teacher at the New School for Social Research ; Teacher at Pratt Institute ; Head of art department at University of Rhode Island ; Illustrated for authors such as Dostoyevsky, Tolstoy, Charlotte and Emily Brontë, Poe, Swift, and Grimmelshausen ;

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Exhibited with: AIC ; PAFA (1940-1945) ; NAD, (1938, 1944-1946); CI (1943-45) ; AIGA (1938, 1940, 1944) ; SAGA Ann.; Pratt Manhattan Center, New York, 1972 (solo).
Awards: LOC, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946; Joseph Pennell Medal, PAFA, 1944; distinguished service medal, Ltd. Edition Club.

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