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REIGL, Judit (<i>born</i> 1923), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
REIGL, Judit (born 1923), Painter

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French-Hungarian, 20th century, female.

Active in France since 1950 (naturalised French citizen).

Born 1923, in Kapuvar.


After studying at the Hungarian academy of fine arts, Judit Reigl went on a study trip to Italy, and then returned to Hungary. Then, in 1950, she left her country surreptitiously and after wandering for four months arrived in Paris, where she discovered the Surrealists. In 1963 she settled in Marcoussis.


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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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