(1901 - 1992)
Alexander Bogardy was active/lived in District Of Columbia / Hungary. Alexander Bogardy is known for folk art.
Alexander Bogardy was a true Renaissance man; In the 1920’s a violin student at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore; in the 1930’s a prize fighter,
“The Baltimore Kid”; in the 1940’s he studied Mechanical Engineering at
George Washington University; in the 1950’s he studied hairdressing and
color at The Clairol Institute.
He invented and patented a hair curler
called “the Bogy Clip” and published a manual called, "The Hair and Its
Social Importance" in 1962. Throughout the 60’s-70’s he created
religiously themed paintings and worked as a custodian at several DC
hotels, and by the late 1970’s he took up Flamenco dancing and playing
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