Arbit Blatas / Nicolai Arbitblatas

February 21, 2013

Arbit Blatas, born Nicolai Arbitblatas, was an artist and sculptor of Lithuanian–Jewish descent. He left Lithuania for Paris, eventually settling in the US in 1941.

Featured image: Arbit Blatas - Andre Derain, ca. 1960 (detail). Bronze. 46 × 17 × 8 in. 116.8 × 43.2 × 20.3 cm. This is part of a limited edition set. Photo courtesy RoGallery