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COSTA, Olga (1913 - 1994), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COSTA, Olga (1913 - 1994), Painter

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German, 20th century, female.

Active in Mexico.

Born 1913, in Leipzig, of Russian origin; died 1994.

Painter. Figures, interior scenes, landscapes, still-lifes.

[not available online]Having arrived in Mexico at the age of 10, Olga Costa became a pupil of Carlos Mérida at the national school of fine arts from 1933 to 1937. She took part in collective exhibitions by Mexican artists in Mexico. Her first solo exhibition

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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