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LESZNAI, Anna (1885 - 1966), Draughtsman, decorative artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LESZNAI, Anna (1885 - 1966), Draughtsman, decorative artist

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Hungarian, 20th century, female.

Active in the USA from 1930.

Born 1885; died 1966.

Draughtsman, decorative artist.

Anna Lesznai was also a poet. In the 1920s, she lived in Czechoslovakia, then Berlin, and then Vienna. From 1930 until her death, she lived and worked in New York.

In 1911, she was invited to exhibit her embroideries and some of her drawings at an exhibition organized by the Eight

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