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LYTRAS, Nikiforos (1832 - 1904), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LYTRAS, Nikiforos (1832 - 1904), Painter

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Greek, 19th century, male.

Born 1832, in Athens; died 1904, in Athens.

Painter. History painting, genre scenes.

Nikiforos Lytras studied at the fine arts school in Athens and at the fine art academy in Munich. His works frequently featured scenes from the everyday life in of the Greek people. He became the director of the fine arts school in Athens. One of his works, New Year's

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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