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SHAPSHAK, René

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Born in Paris, he studied art at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, London and Brussels. He immigrated to South Africa in 1932 or 1934 and lived in Johannesburg. He was commissioned to do work on many buildings including aluminium grille-work and relief panels for Broadcast House and sandblasted glass panels in the lift lobbies of Loveday House, both in Johannesburg.

See also ART ARCHIVES - SOUTH AFRICA

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Broadcast House: 1935. Johannesburg, Gauteng - Artist
Broadlands: 1947. Johannesburg, Gauteng - Artist