Jacobber or Jacob, Moise Ber Birth - Death : 1786-1863 Nationality : German then French
Jacobber worked as a still-life painter.
Jacobs, Lou Birth - Death : 1921- Nationality : American
Jacobs, Seymour Birth - Death : 1932-1999 Nationality : American
Jacobs worked as an art photographer. He settled in Paris in 1972 and exhibited his photos there several times.
Jacoby (Yankilevsky), Eli Ilya Birth - Death : 20th Century Nationality : Russian
Jacoby immigrated to Palestine in 1910 and later became a graphic artist in the U.S. He was Vladimir Yankilevsky's uncle.
Jacovskis, Adomas Birth - Death : 1948- Nationality : Lithuanian
Born in Wilno Vilnius
Jahl, Wladyslaw Birth - Death : 1886-? Nationality : Polish
Jahl worked as a theatre decorator and produced paintings, landscapes, which he exhibited in Europe and in the U.S.
Jakesch, Alexander Birth - Death : 1862-1934 Nationality : Czech
Painter of historical scenes, portraits, landscapes and genre scenes. Alexander Jakesch studied in Prague and in Munich and taught at the Academy in Prague around 1908. He also worked as a sculptor.
Jakesch, Heinrich Birth - Death : 1867-1909 Nationality : Czech
Heinrich Jakesch studied under his brother Alexander and at the Academy in Munich. Backin Prague, he exhibited small paintings and pastel works, portraits and city views, from 1892. Heinrich Jackesh then produced etchings. Many of his works are on display at the Museum in Prague.
Jankai, Deutsch Tibor Birth - Death : 1899-? Nationality : Hungarian
Javor, Pal Birth - Death : 1880-1923 Nationality : Hungarian
Javor studied at the Academy in Budapest and the Academie Julian in Paris. He then produced mural compositions, figures and portraits.
Jettel, Eugen Birth - Death : 1845-1901 Nationality : Czech
Jilovsky, Jiri George Birth - Death : 1884-1958 Nationality : Czech
Portrait painter and graphic artist.
Jo, Michail Birth - Death : 20th Century Nationality : Latvian
Jo was a stage decorator working before the Second World War.
Joel, Yale Birth - Death : 1919- Nationality : American
Josefowitz, Cathy Birth - Death : 1953- Nationality : French
Painter. Josefowitz offered a watercolor for an auction sale held in Paris on November 28th 2002, in favor of the Appel Unifie Juif de France organization.
Joseph, Lily Delissa Birth - Death : 1863-1940 Nationality : British
Painter. Lily Joseph was the sister of S. Solomon.
Joseph, Salman Birth - Death : Active during the 2nd half of the 20th Century Nationality : Iraqi then American
Painter. Salman Joseph left Iraq to settle in Israel in 1950 and then went on to live in the U.S. He studied at the Bezalel Academy in Jerusalem, the school of Beaux-Arts in Paris, the New York Studio School and Brooklyn Museum in New York.
Josephson, Ernst Abraham Birth - Death : 1851-1906 Nationality : Swedish
Josephson, who was the scion of one of the first Jewish families to settle in Sweden, studied painting in 1867 in Stockholm before going to Holland and Italy. He then settled in Paris, where he discovered the works of Courbet, Manet, Pissarro and Degas and later worked as a genre painter after a visit to Spain where he was impressed by Velasquez's works. Josephson ranked among the best Impressionist portrait painters but failing to meet success in Sweden, he retired in Brittany where he depicted peasants in a style close to Pissarro's. Celebrated at last, as Sweden's greatest painter in 1888 Josephson did not reap the benefits of his new glory as he had already fallen prey to an incurable mental illness.
Journo, Victor Birth - Death : 1917-1994 Nationality : French
Journo studied painting in Tunis before becoming the pupil of Fernand Leger in Paris in 1948. He worked as a Cubist painter and exhibited his works in Tunis, Rabat, Beirut and Paris.
Jozsa, Karoly Birth - Death : 1872-1929 Nationality : Hungarian
Jozsa studied in Munich and at the Academie Julian in Paris before working as a printmaker, sketcher and painter.