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  1. Tessim Zorach: Birth: 28 MAR 1915 in New York, New York. Death: 26 FEB 1995 in Bath, Maine

  2. Dahlov Zorach: Birth: 12 NOV 1917 in Windsor, Vermont. Death: 10 FEB 2017 in Georgetown, Maine

1. Text:   WorldWideWeb; Cavaliere, Barbara. "Zorach, William." The New Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia: For Macintosh, Release 6. Grolier, 1993.
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a. Note:   N53 Birth name: Zorach Samovich (until about age 5) Upon immigration to U.S. took name of "William Finkelstein" At time of marriage took name "William Zorach" --according to [his daughter] Dahlov [Zorach Ipcar]'s Home Page(
  Birth name: Zorach Garfinkel --according to his grandson Jonathan Zorach ............................................................................. Zorach, William {zor'-ahk} The American sculptor, painter, and graphic artist William Zorach, b.Eurburg, Lithuania, Feb. 28, 1887, d. Nov. 16, 1966, is best known forhis sculpture, produced after 1922 when he abandoned painting. Entirely self-taught, Zorach worked in marble as well as various metals,producing notably original figural pieces characterized by theirblocklike contours and bulk. Among his larger projects are Builders ofthe Future (1939), produced for the New York World's Fair, and Man andWork (1953), commissioned by the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. Zorach studied in Paris between 1910 and 1911; his paintings of thisperiod show a marked Fauvist influence. He later settled in New York Cityand held (1916) a one-man show that reflected his increasing interest incubism. Zorach taught at the Art Students League in New York City from 1929 to1960. Among his writings is the book Zorach Explains Sculpture (1947). Barbara Cavaliere Bibliography: Bauer, John I. H., William Zorach (1959); Hoopes , DonelsonF., William Zorach--Paintings, Watercolors and Drawings, 1911-1922(1968); Wingert, Paul S., The Sculpture of William Zorach (1938); Zorach,William, Art Is My Life: The Autobiography of William Zorach (1967).
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