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Pierre Nuyttens

Full name: Josef Pierre Nuyttens
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Born: August 8, 1877 in Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
Died: January 9, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

Antwerp-born American painter Pierre Nuytens was a 20th century painter and etcher, who studied art in his native Belgium at the Antwerpen Royal Academy, and then went to Paris to complete his education at the École des Beaux-Arts. Nuyttens began to exhibit his paintings in both Antwerpen and Bruxelles in 1905. By the end of World War I he emerged as one of Belgium's leading artists and received a bronze medal from the Queen of Belgium as well as the Chevalier of the Order of Leopold II.

Nuyttens moved to the United States around 1925, settling in New York City but by 1934 he had moved to Chicago. In America he became well known for his landscapes, cityscapes, figure studies and animal depictions. He was a full member of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 54 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event United States USA AC
1932 Summer 54 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event United States USA AC

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 54 Los Angeles Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Helen Wills Moody
1932 Summer 54 Los Angeles Art Competitions United States Final Standings AC Sir Thomas Lipton
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