Meštrović
biographical name Ivan 1883-1962 American (Yugoslavian-born) sculptor

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  • Meštrović — or Mestrovic (also Mestrovich, Meshtrovich) is a Croatian surname. It may refer to: Ivan Meštrović, Croatian sculptor Stjepan Meštrović, Croatian American sociologist Mate Meštrović, Croatian American journalist and academiv Stelvio Mestrovich,… …   Wikipedia

  • Meštrović —   [ mɛʃtrɔvitɕ], Ivan, kroatischer Bildhauer, * Vrpolje (Kroatien) 15. 8. 1883, ✝ Notre Dame (Indiana) 16. 1. 1962; studierte 1901 05 in Wien und hielt sich zwischen 1907 und 1912 wiederholt in Paris auf. Er lehrte ab 1922 in Zagreb und (nach… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Meštrović — Mȅštrović, Ivan (1883 1962) DEFINICIJA hrv. kipar svjetskog glasa, graditelj; u bronci, mramoru i drvu ostvario brojna djela monumentalne snage, a ponekad i poetičnog izraza; između dva svjetska rata jedna od središnjih ličnosti u hrv. kulturnom… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Meštrović — Mausoleum des Ivan Meštrović in Otavice Haus der kroatischen Kunst, im Jahr 1938 von Ivan Meštrović in Zagreb ge …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mestrovic — Ivan Meštrović Ivan Meštrović Naissance 15 aout 1883 Décès 16 janvier 1962 Nationalité croate Profession(s) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mestrovic — /mesh treuh vich/; Serbo Croatian. /mesh trddaw vich /, n. Ivan /uy veuhn/; Serbo Croatian. /ee vahn/ 1883 1962, Yugoslav sculptor, in the U.S. after 1946. * * * …   Universalium

  • Meštrovic — /ˈmɛʃtrəvɪtʃ/ (say meshtruhvich) noun Ivan /iˈvan/ (say ee vahn), 1883–1962, Croatian born sculptor in the US …   Australian English dictionary

  • Mestrovic — /mesh treuh vich/; Serbo Croatian. /mesh trddaw vich /, n. Ivan /uy veuhn/; Serbo Croatian. /ee vahn/ 1883 1962, Yugoslav sculptor, in the U.S. after 1946 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Meštrović, Ivan — ▪ American sculptor born August 15, 1883, Vrpolje, Slavonia, Austria Hungary [now in Croatia] died January 16, 1962, South Bend, Indiana, U.S.  Croatian born American sculptor known for his boldly cut figurative monuments and reliefs.       The… …   Universalium

  • Meštrović Pavilion — The building. Meštrović Pavilion (colloquially known as Džamija, mosque) is a building located on Žrtava Fašizma Square (Victims of Fascism) in central Zagreb, Croatia, designed by Ivan Meštrović and built in 1938, that has served several… …   Wikipedia

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