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KERNSTOK, Karoly (1873 - 1940), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KERNSTOK, Karoly (1873 - 1940), Painter

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Hungarian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 23 December 1873, in Budapest; died 1940.

Painter. Portraits, interiors with figures. Designs for stained glass, designs for mosaics.

Nyolcak Group (The Eight).

From 1892 Karoly Kernstok studied in Munich, Paris and Budapest. A popular artist in Hungary, he is regarded as one of the creators of modern Hungarian painting. He first joined the community of artists in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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