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Shahn, Ben

Syllabification: Shahn, Ben
Pronunciation: /SHän
 
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Definition of Shahn, Ben in English:

( 1898–1989), US artist and photographer; born in Lithuania; full name Benjamin Shahn. His paintings such as “The Passion of Sacco and Vanzetti” (1931–32) are devoted to political and social themes. He was also a photographer for the US Farm Security Administration during the 1930s.

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