Leonard Baskin

1922–2000

Leonard Baskin, ‘The Anatomist’ 1952
The Anatomist 1952
© Estate of Leonard Baskin, courtesy Galerie St. Etienne, New York
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In Tate Britain

Biography

Leonard Baskin (August 15, 1922 – June 3, 2000) was an American sculptor, illustrator, printmaker, writer and teacher. Throughout his career, Baskin maintained a commitment to the superiority of figurative art, and to the theme of human mortality.

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