Agost Elek Canzi
(1813 - 1866)
Agost Elek Canzi was active/lived in Austria. Agost Canzi is known for Portrait painting.
Biography Agost Elek Canzi
August Canzi grew up in Baden near Vienna. He moved to Paris in 1833, where he became a pupil of Jean-Dominique Ingres (1780-1867). After his return to Vienna in 1840 he was one of the best portrait painters of Biedermeier Austria-Hungary. As a result, he lived from 1846 until his death in 1866 in Budapest. In 1833 he exhibited for the first time his works in the Salon.