(1902 - 1980)
Theodore Fried was active/lived in New York / Hungary. Theodore Fried is known for abstract figure, animal, illustrator.
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Biography Theodore Fried
Born in Budapest, Hungary, Theodore Fried became an avant-garde painter of figure and genre in a style described as "geometric realism". His career began in the early decades of the 20th century in Paris, which was then the premier art center of western culture. Some of those who settled there were escaping oppressive political situations in their own country, and Fried was one of these artists.
His family in Budapest were comfortable middle class, and he was the eldest of five children. His father, a watchmaker and jeweler, died when Theodore was nine years old. In 1920, he began four years of study at the Budapest Royal Academy of Fine Arts. However, he rebelled against the stylistic constrictions of the academy and also suffered p
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