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Artist: Antal Berkes
Year: 1910-1925 ca.
Technique: etching colored with aquarelle on heavyweight paper
Signature: pencil, lower right; edition size not stated
Dimensions: image 9.6 x 13.9 in (24.4 x 35.3 cm); sheet 16.3 x 23 in (41.4 x 58.4 cm)
Description: Excellent condition
Biography: Born in Budapest, Hungary in 1874 and died there in 1938. He graduated from the University of Applied Arts in 1894, then lived and exhibited in Paris for several years. He almost exclusively painted landscapes and street scenes, mainly vividly populated parts of the city. In 1903 he took part in his first Art Hall exhibition. He won numerous awards and the Hungarian National Gallery preserves his work.