Jan Domela

Jan Domela

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Jan Marinus Domela (22 August 1894, The Hague - 1 August 1973, Santa Monica, California) was a Dutch-born American artist and illustrator. Johan Domela Nieuwenhuis, also Jan Marinus Domel became interested in art while at boarding school in Switzerland. While visiting his sister in California he studied at the Los Angeles School of Illustration and Painting and the Mark Hopkins Art Institute; back in Holland in 1925, he attended the Rijksakademie in Amsterdam before completing his studies at the Acad mie Julian in Paris. After returning to California in 1928 Dolema was made the chief matte painter at Paramount Studios, and was chief artist in the special effects department until 1968. Creating landscapes for most of the movies produced by Paramount for over thirty years, he received several Academy Awards for his work.show more

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  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • Junct
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134970867
  • 9786134970860