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CSZAKY, Joseph (1888 - 1971), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CSZAKY, Joseph (1888 - 1971), Sculptor, painter, watercolourist

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Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Active from 1908 active in France and naturalised from 1922.

Born 18 March 1888, in Szeged; died 1971.

Sculptor, painter (gouache), watercolourist. Figures, nudes, portraits, interiors with figures. Groups, statues, low reliefs.

Joseph Cszaky only studied briefly at the decorative arts school in Budapest, where the official teaching did not meet his expectations. He preferred to work alone and was influenced

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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