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Janos De Tahy

 (1865 - 1928)
Janos De Tahy was active/lived in New York / Hungary.  Janos De Tahy is known for painting.

Janos De Tahy

Janos (Joannes, John) De Tahy (1865-1928)

Born in Hungary, he came to the US in 1881.  He studied for a short time at Cooper Union in New York City but returned to Europe to study in Munich, Germany and Budapest, Hungary. He returned to the United States in 1886, devoting himself mainly to portrait painting and making a specialty of pictures of musicians.  Liszt's Second Rhapsody, one of his first pictures and The Moonlight Sonata were purchased in 1912 by the Aeolian Company.

He became a naturalized citizen on August 16, 1888 and his name on the form appears as John Tahy.

In 1911, according to an article in the New York Times, his painting titled Liszt Composing the Second Hungarian Rh  ...  Displaying 750 of 1309 characters.

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About  Janos De Tahy

Born:  1865 - Hungary
Died:   1928
Known for:  painting