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VASARELY, Victor (1908 - 1997), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer, screen printer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
VASARELY, Victor (1908 - 1997), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer, screen printer

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Hungarian, 20th century, male.

Active from around 1930 and naturalised in France in 1961.

Born 9 April 1908, in Pécs; died 15 March 1997.

Painter (including gouache/mixed media), watercolourist, lithographer, screen printer, draughtsman. Designs for tapestries.

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[not available online]While he was studying medicine at the Faculty in Budapest in 1927, Victor Vasarely neglected his studies in order to attend the Podolini-Volkmann

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