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TAR, István (1910 - 1971), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
TAR, István (1910 - 1971), Sculptor

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Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Born 24 August 1910; died 3 October 1971.

Sculptor. Figures, nudes. Monuments.

István Tar was one of the most gifted and popular artists who emerged with the renaissance of Hungarian art that followed the country's independence. He created nearly 150 statues, including nudes and other conventional subjects, besides a number of monumental works and architectural pieces for façades and open-air settings. His preference

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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