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Janos Miklos Vaszary

 (1867 - 1939)
Janos Miklos Vaszary was active/lived in Hungary, France.  Janos Vaszary is known for genre and figure painting, teaching.

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Janos Miklos Vaszary


János Miklós Vaszary was a Hungarian painter and graphic artist. He was born into a prominent Catholic family, and his uncle was Kolos Ferenc Vaszary, the Archbishop of Esztergom.

His art studies began at the Hungarian University of Fine Arts under János Greguss. In 1887, he went to Munich, where he studied with Gabriel von Hackl and Ludwig von Löfftz. After seeing an exhibition of paintings by Jules Bastien-Lepage, he moved to Paris in 1899 and enrolled at the Académie Julian*.

Although he later became involved with Simon Hollósy and the artists' colony in Nagybánya and developed an interest in Hungarian folk art, his primary influences would always be French.

In 1905 one of his paintings, The Sharecropper, wa  ...  Displaying 750 of 2003 characters.



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Self-portrait, 1886




About  Janos Miklos Vaszary

Born:  1867 - Kaposvar, Hungary
Died:   1939 - Budapest, Hungary
Known for:  genre and figure painting, teaching