Full name: Julius Thiengen Bloch
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
Born: May 12, 1888 in Kehl, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died: August 23, 1966 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Country: United States
Sport: Art Competitions
Julius Thiengen Bloch was born in Germany at Kehl. As a young Jewish boy, he moved to the US, where he studied in Philadelphia. He also became well-known during the Great Depression through his lithographs, combining social realism with Art Deco. At the outbreak of World War II, his use of rigor and beauty fascinated and culminated in his lithographs that showed the horrors and fear of war in the people’s faces in a frightening and evident way.
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