(1909 - 1996)
George Gach was active/lived in New York. George Gach is known for landscape, marine, bas-relief sculptor.
Born in Hungary, George Gach, the son of sculptor Stephen Gach (1880-1962), was noted for sculpture, impressionist painting and teaching. His subjects included animals, people, florals, nudes, cowboys, sports and scenes of Long Island, Bermuda, Mexico, Florida and upstate New York. Among his sculpture subjects are portrait busts of prime ministers, governors, corporate presidents and soccer stars.
He served as a commercial pilot from 1939 to 1952. and in 1944, was shot down and given up as dead. He was also in prisoner of war camps twice during World War II and then in 1947, was imprisoned by the communists in Hungary.
Gach graduated form the Academy of Fine Arts in Budapest in 1952, and then immigrated to the United States. ... Displaying 750 of 1390 characters.