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BEÖTHY, Étienne or István (1897 - 1961), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BEÖTHY, Étienne or István (1897 - 1961), Sculptor

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Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1925.

Born 2 September 1897, in Heves; died 1961, in Montrouge, France.


Groups: Abstraction-Création, Réalités Nouvelles.

[not available online]An officer in World War I, Étienne Beöthy was injured and demobilised in 1918. He was admitted to the school of architecture in Budapest and, after meeting Moholy-Nagy, he left architecture to concentrate on sculpture from 1920 onwards. Between

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