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SCHAAR, Erzsebet or Elisabeth (1908 - 1975), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHAAR, Erzsebet or Elisabeth (1908 - 1975), Sculptor

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Hungarian, 20th century, female.

Born 27 July 1908, in Promontor; died 1975, in Budapest.


Erzsebet Schaar trained under Sigmund Kisfaludi Strobl at the academy of fine art in Budapest where she lived and worked. Then she travelled to Paris, Munich and Vienna. She started out under the influence of a sensualism that was still Impressionist. Surrealist motifs were introduced into her figurative style. In the following

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