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KOVACS, Mihaly (1818 - 1892), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KOVACS, Mihaly (1818 - 1892), Painter

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Hungarian, 19th century, male.

Born 25 July 1818, in Tisza-Abad-Szalók; died 3 August 1892, in Budapest.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes.

Mihaly Kovacs studied at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Vienna, and completed his studies in Venice and Rome. He visited France, England, Holland and Spain, where he became a member of the Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando in Madrid in 1877.

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