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Jacques Lipchitz

Jacques Lipchitz, 1935, photograph Rogi André (Rozsa Klein)
Born Chaim Jacob Lipschitz
(1891-08-22)22 August 1891
Druskininkai, Lithuania
Died 16 May 1973(1973-05-16) (aged 81)
Capri, Italy
Nationality French American
Education École des Beaux-Arts
Known for sculpting
Movement Cubism

All my life as an artist I have asked myself: What pushes me continually to make sculpture? I have found the answer. art is an action against death. It is a denial of death.
Jacques Lipchitz
Copy nature and you infringe on the work of our Lord. Interpret nature and you are an artist.
Jacques Lipchitz
Cubism is like standing at a certain point on a mountain and looking around. If you go higher, things will look different; if you go lower, again they will look different. It is a point of view.
Jacques Lipchitz