Pevsner
I. biographical name Antoine 1886-1962 brother of Naum Gabo French (Russian-born) sculptor & painter II. biographical name Sir Nikolaus 1902-1983 British (German-born) art historian

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  • Pevsner — Pevsner,   1) [pɛvs nɛːr], Antoine, eigentlich Nathan Borisowitsch Pevsner, französischer Maler und Bildhauer russischer Herkunft, * Orel 18. 1. 1886, ✝ Paris 12. 4. 1962, Bruder von N. Gabo; Kunststudium in Kiew und Sankt Petersburg. In Paris… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Pevsner — is a surname, and may refer to:* Antoine Pevsner (1886 1962), a Russian sculptor * Sir Nikolaus Pevsner (1902 – 1983), a German born British scholar of the history of architecture. * Stella Pevsner, author of children s books …   Wikipedia

  • Pevsner — Pevsner, Anton * * * (as used in expressions) Naum Pevsner Pevsner, Antón Pevsner, Sir Nikolaus …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Pevsner — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Antoine Pevsner (1886–1962), russischer Bildhauer Nikolaus Pevsner (1902–1983), deutscher Kunsthistoriker Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselbe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pevsner — (izg. pevsnȇr), Antoine (1886 1962) DEFINICIJA francuski kipar ruskog podrijetla, istaknuti predstavnik i teoretičar konstruktivizma (Realistički manifest s bratom Naumom Gaboom) …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Pevsner — (Anton ou Antoine) (1886 1962) sculpteur et peintre français d origine russe; princ. créateur du constructivisme. V. Gabo (Naum) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Pevsner — [ pefs′nər ] orFr [ pevz ner′; ] for 2 [ pevz′nər] 1. Antoine [än twȧn′] 1886 1962; Fr. sculptor & painter, born in Russia: brother of Naum Gabo 2. Sir Nikolaus (Barnhard Leon) [nik′ə ləs] 1902 85; Brit. art historian and author of architectural… …   English World dictionary

  • Pevsner — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sir Nikolaus Pevsner (1902 – 1983), historien de l art Anton Pevsner (ou Antoine Pevsner) (1886 1962), peintre et artiste constructiviste russe. Frère de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pevsner — /pevz neuhr/; Russ. /pyef snyirdd/, n. Antoine Fr. /ahonn twannn /, 1886 1962, French sculptor and painter, born in Russia (brother of Naum Gabo). * * * (as used in expressions) Naum Pevsner Pevsner Antoine Pevsner Sir Nikolaus * * * …   Universalium

  • Pevsner — Recorded in several forms including Pevsner, Posvner, Posner, Poznan, Poznanski (Polish and Ashkenasic), Posen (German), Peasnone and Posnone (English), this is a surname of medieval origins. It is locational and named after the Polish city of… …   Surnames reference

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