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FILLA, Emil (1882 - 1953), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FILLA, Emil (1882 - 1953), Painter, sculptor

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Czech, 20th century, male.

Born 4 April 1882, in Chropyne; died 7 October 1953, in Prague.

Painter, sculptor.

Groups: Osma (The Eight), Mánes, Skupina Vytvarnych Umelcu (Group of Plastic Artists).

[not available online] [not available online]Between 1903 and 1906, Emil Filla was a student at the school of art in Prague. He was interested at that time in El Greco, Goya, Daumier, Munch, Max Liebermann,

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