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FORBAT, Alfred (1897 - 1972), Draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FORBAT, Alfred (1897 - 1972), Draughtsman

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Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Active in Germany from 1918, and in Sweden from 1938.

Born 1897; died 1972.

Draughtsman.

Constructivism.

Alfred Forbat was mainly an architect. A student at the technical college in Munich, he worked in Walter Gropius' workshop at the Bauhaus between 1920 and 1922. He worked as an architect from 1924 to 1932, particularly in Berlin, and in 1932-33 he was a town planner in

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