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MUNKÁCSY, Mihaly (1844 - 1900), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MUNKÁCSY, Mihaly (1844 - 1900), Painter, draughtsman

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Hungarian, 19th century, male.

Born 20 February 1844, in Munkács (now Mukachevo, Ukraine); died 1 May 1900 or in 1909, in Endenich, near Bonn, in an asylum.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes, animals.

[not available online]Munkácsy's mother died shortly after he was born. When he was two, his father was imprisoned for political activities and he was taken in by an aunt, who

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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