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PORUMBARU, Olga (<i>born</i> 1919), Painter, designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PORUMBARU, Olga (born 1919), Painter, designer

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Romanian, 20th century, female.

Active in the USA.

Born 21 March 1919, in Bucharest.

Painter, designer. Murals, designs for stained glass, designs for tapestries, architectural integration.

Olga Porumbaru studied at the Bucharest academy of fine art from 1937 to 1944, and later studied history of art, aesthetics and philosophy, and anthropology. She left Romania in 1944 but remained in Europe until 1969, when she settled in the

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