Károly Ferenczy

painter, draftsperson
Hungarian, Romanian, German, Austrian
Hungarian parents
Vienna 1862-02-08
Budapest 1917-03-18
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  • Parijs 1887 - 1893
    in 1887 he moved to Paris, where he sent his first pictures to Budapest in 1889 (portrait of the sculptor Eduard Kallós and "Girl with Flowers") (AKLONLINE August 2018)
  • München 1893 - 1895
    in 1893-95 he spent in Munich, where a series of strictly naturalistic images, such as "The Bird Song", "In the Garden", "Deer Park", "Adam", several portraits, including that of the painter István Csók, everything in the spirit of French naturalism. (AKLONLINE August 2018)
  • Nagybánya 1896
    for the newer Hungarian art, he decided to join the young Hungarian artist grouped around Simon Hollósy in Munich, with whom he moved to the Hungarian city of Nagybánya in 1896, thus co - founding the artist colony that still thrives there and one of the correctors of the every summer there was acting Munich Hollósy school (AKLONLINE August 2018)
  • Boedapest
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
genre, nude figure, portrait, animal painting (genre)
Creation date: 1991-12-14; Last modified date: 2018-08-21


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