Reference Entry

BORSOS, Jozsef (1821 - 1883), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BORSOS, Jozsef (1821 - 1883), Painter

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Art
  • Biographical Studies


Show Summary Details


Hungarian, 19th century, male.

Born 1821, in Veszprém; died 19 August 1883, in Budapest.

Painter. Battle scenes, portraits, genre scenes, still-lifes.

Jozsef Borsos studied in Budapest and Vienna, where he attended the academy of art. August van Pettenkofen produced the lithograph Historic Sitting of the Hungarian Parliament (1848) in the style of Borsos.

Reference Entry.  265 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.