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AMOS, Imre (1907 - 1944), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
AMOS, Imre (1907 - 1944), Painter, draughtsman

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Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Born 7 December 1907, in Nagykálló; died 1944.

Painter, draughtsman.

Imre Amos enrolled in 1929 at the academy of fine art in Budapest where he made promising beginnings which were followed by a period of problems and unforeseen difficulties. He was in Paris in 1937 and met Chagall, who had already influenced him. Despite being attracted to Surrealism, Amos remained attached to the

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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