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Arthur Ferraris

 (1856 - c. 1928)
Arthur Von Ferraris was active/lived in Austria, France, Hungary.  Arthur Ferraris is known for Orientalist figure and society portrait painting.

Arthur Ferraris

Arthur Von Ferraris (1856 - c.1928)

Arthur von Ferraris was truly a citizen of the world at a time when that designation was relatively rare. He was born in 1856 in Galkovitz, Hungary, a small agricultural town.  Like so many European regions in 1848, Hungary experienced a major reform movement—in this case to oust the longstanding Hapsburg rulers in Vienna.  The revolutionaries succeeded, albeit briefly, in creating the first Republic of Hungary only to be completely defeated when the Austrian emperor Franz Joseph called for assistance from the Russian tsar, Nicholas I, who promptly invaded Hungary. By August 1849, the revolution was over, the Hapsburgs were firmly in control again, and the Hungarian people would not sever  ...  Displaying 750 of 7652 characters.

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About  Arthur Ferraris

Born:  1856 - Galkovitz, Hungary
Died:   c. 1928 - Vienna, Austria
Known for:  Orientalist figure and society portrait painting