Vilmos Aba-novak

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Birthday
15, 1894
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
Sep 29, 1941 (47)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
15, 1894
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
Sep 29, 1941 (47)

About

Hungarian modern artist remembered for his paintings, frescoes, and graphic art. He was the recipient of the Grand Prize at the 1937 Paris World Exhibition.

Before Fame

Before serving in World War I as a member of the Austro-Hungarian Army, he studied at Budapest's College of Fine Arts.

Trivia

His artistic career was made possible by the patronage of Hungarian noblemen.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Budapest, Hungary as the son of Rosa Waginger and Gyula Novak.

Associated With

He and Laszlo Moholy-Nagy were contemporaries and fellow Hungarian artists.

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