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Alois Lecoque

 (1891 - 1981)
Alois Lecoque was active/lived in California, Illinois / Czech Republic, Italy, France.  Alois Lecoque is known for post impressionist landscape, still life and figure paintings.

Alois Lecoque

Alois Lecoque was born in Prague in 1891 as Alois Kahout.  His father, an engineer specializing in the regulation of rivers and hydraulic stations, wanted him to follow in his footsteps but Alois wanted to be an artist and his father wisely assented.  After six years of formal study at Prague's Real Schule, he went to Zagreb to study at the Art Institute under Professor Crncic.  There he mastered the technique of capturing scenic objects in effervescent color.  Alois Kahout was such an outstanding student who applied himself assiduously that he left the institute with high honors.  So pleased was his father that he agreed to allow his son the dream for opportunity to go to Paris where the art world was   ...  Displaying 750 of 15368 characters.

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About  Alois Lecoque

Born:  1891 - Prague, Czechoslavakia
Died:   1981 - California
Known for:  post impressionist landscape, still life and figure paintings