Engraver, painter Albert Abramovitz was born in Riga, Russia on January 24, 1879.
Abramovitz studied at the Imperial Art School in Odessa and Grande Chaumiére in Paris.
He was a resident of Los Angeles in 1927-29; by the late 1930s he had
settled in Brooklyn, NY and was active there until his death on July
Exh: Universal Expo (Turin, Italy), 1911; AIC, 1938. In: NY Public
Library; British Museum; Library of Congress; MM. 1 WWAA 1938-53; NY
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