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SZENES, Arpad (1897 - 1985), Painter, engraver, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SZENES, Arpad (1897 - 1985), Painter, engraver, illustrator

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Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Active from 1925 and naturalised from 1956 in France.

Born 6 May 1897, in Budapest, and not in 1900; died 16 January 1985, in Paris.

Painter (gouache), engraver, illustrator. Landscapes, seascapes.

Arpad Szenes started drawing and painting in 1918, studying at the free academy in Budapest, where he studied with Rippl Ronai. Having travelled through several European countries, including Germany, where

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