Rothko
biographical name Mark 1903-1970 American (Russian-born) painter

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  • Rothko — can refer to:*Mark Rothko (1903 1970), a renowned American painter *Rothko (band), a London based instrumental ambient band *Rothko (club), a New York music venue opened in 2004 and closed in 2006 …   Wikipedia

  • Rothko — (Mark) (1903 1970) peintre américain d origine russe. Surréaliste (1942 1947), il évolua vers l abstraction chromatique …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Rothko —   [ rɔθkə], Mark, amerikanischer Maler lettischer Herkunft, * Dünaburg 25. 9. 1903, ✝ (Selbstmord) New York 25. 2. 1970; kam 1913 in die USA. Seine Werke gehörten in den 1940er Jahren zur surrealistisch beeinflussten, biomorphen Spielart des… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rothko — [räth′kō΄] Mark (born Marcus Rothkovich) 1903 70; U.S. painter, born in Russia …   English World dictionary

  • Rothko — Mark Rothko Mark Rothko (Lettisch: Marks Rotko; * 25. September 1903 in Daugavpils/Dwinsk, deutsch Dünaburg, Lettland, als Marcus Rothkowitz; † 25. Februar 1970 in New York) war ein lettisch amerikanischer Maler des …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rothko — Mark Rothko La Chapelle de Rothko à Houston Mark Rothko, né Marcus Rothkowitz à Dvinsk, aujourd hui Daugavpils (Lettonie), le 25 septembre 1903 et mort le 25 février 1970, est un peintre a …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rothko — noun United States abstract painter (born in Russia) whose paintings are characterized by horizontal bands of color with indistinct boundaries (1903 1970) • Syn: ↑Mark Rothko • Instance Hypernyms: ↑painter …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rothko — /roth koh/, n. Mark, 1903 70, U.S. painter, born in Russia. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rothko — Roth|ko, Mark (1903 70) a US artist, born in Russia, known especially for his large paintings of squares and ↑rectangles in different colours …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Rothko — Roth•ko [[t]ˈrɒθ koʊ[/t]] n. big Mark, 1903–70, U.S. painter, born in Russia …   From formal English to slang

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