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Alexander Keszthelyi

 (1874 - 1953)
Alexander Samuel Keszthelyi was active/lived in California.  Alexander Keszthelyi is known for portrait, landscape, etcher.

Alexander Keszthelyi

Biography from Crocker Art Museum Store

Portrait painter, etcher. Born on March 23, 1874 in Sambor, Poland. Keszthelyi was a pupil of Herterich in Munich and Läffler at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. He lived in Pittsburgh, PA and taught at the Carnegie Institute (1907-10) followed by three years in Canada before moving to Los Angeles. He died on May 25, 1953 in San Bernardino, CA. Member: LAAA. Exh: Gardena (CA) High School, 1933. In: State Capitol (Winnipeg, Manitoba); LA Court House; Carnegie Inst. AAA 1907-17; CA&A; WWAA 1936-53: Ben: AAW: SCA.

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About  Alexander Keszthelyi

Born:  1874 - Sambor, Poland
Died:   1953 - San Bernardino, California
Known for:  portrait, landscape, etcher