(1893 - 1963)
August Albo was active/lived in New York / Estonia, Russian Federation. August Albo is known for seasonal landscape, dancers, figurative, still life and horse painting.
Biography August Albo
August Albo (September 11, 1893 - 1963) was an Estonian artist who studied at the Russian Royal Academy of Art but lived most of his life in New York City. The actual date of his death is unknown, most sources saying 1963 (which is most likely correct), although some individuals claim that they commissioned him to do portraits well into the 1980s.
The details of his life are obscure, with no sure sources, but most seem to agree that he painted for the Czar in Moscow before the Russian Revolution. As a young man, he was also said to have been a ballet dancer (which may account for some of his most known work being of ballerinas), and a professional violinist.
During the beginning of his painting career, he focused on abstract a
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