Cornelis Zitman (9 November 1926 – 10 January 2016) was a Dutch sculptor and draftsman. He was born in Leiden, Netherlands. He began teaching classes in design at Central University of Venezuela and continued drawing and painting. In 1958, he exhibited a collection of drawings and paintings at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Caracas. His works can be found in collections and museums of various countries, such as the National Art Gallery and the Museum of Contemporary Art of Caracas in Venezuela, and the Musée Maillol in Paris.
Zitman died on 10 January 2016 in Caracas at the age of 89.
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- "Una exposición de Cornelis Zitman abre La ventana". El Universal. April 21, 2012. Retrieved December 4, 2014.
- Falleció el escultor Cornelis Zitman
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Media related to Cornelis Zitman at Wikimedia Commons
- "Zitman: Beholder of Moody Sensuality". Venezuela Now (Venezuelan Mission to the United Nations). 1975. https://books.google.com/books?id=buVrAAAAMAAJ&q=Cornelis+Zitman&dq=Cornelis+Zitman&hl=en&sa=X&ei=wjeBVO6kKIOdyAS7vYC4DQ&ved=0CBwQ6AEwADgU. Retrieved December 4, 2014.