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BUKOVAC, Vlaho (1855 - 1922), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BUKOVAC, Vlaho (1855 - 1922), Painter

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Croat, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1855, in Cartat (then part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire); died 1922, in Prague.

Painter. Religious subjects, figures, nudes, portraits.

Vlaho Bukovac was a pupil of Cabanel at the École de Beaux-Arts in Paris, where he had some success at the 1882 Salon with his nude La Grande Iza. The first modern Croat to be known outside the borders

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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