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HECHT, Joseph (1891 - 1951), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HECHT, Joseph (1891 - 1951), Painter, engraver

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Polish, 20th century, male.

Active in France from 1919.

Born 14 December 1891, in Lódz; died 19 July 1951, in Paris.

Painter, engraver. Landscapes, animals.

Joseph Hecht studied at the academy of fine art in Cracow from 1909 to 1914. Between 1914 and 1919, he travelled in Europe, furthering his knowledge of art by visiting the major museums. After stays in Norway and Italy, he

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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