Antal Berkes Jr (1874-1938)


Antal Berkes, Jr. (1874-1938)
Hungarian cityscape artist ;
Antal Berkes ; A. Berkes ; 
[Baptised March 28, 1874 in Budapest, Hungary – died 1938 in Budapest, Hungary]


FAD record control number: 54115 ;

Record level: Person ;

Record type: Artist ;


Antal Berkes (1874-1938) biography:

Birth: Baptised March 28, 1874 in Budapest, Hungary ;
Death: 1938 in Budapest, Hungary ;
Sex: Male ;
Ethnicity: White ; 
Pisces or Aries [likely based on baptised date] ;

Known for: Street scenes of Paris, Vienna, Budapest ; landscapes ; urban landscapes ;
Medium: Oil ;
Technique: Painting ;
Subjects: People ; cityscape ; Paris ; Vienna ; Budapest ; figures ;

Areas: Budapest, Hungary ; Paris, France ; Vienna, Austria ; Munich, Germany (1907) ;
Region: Europe ;
Lived: Budapest, Hungary ;
Father: Antal Berkes (1850?-?) ;
Mother: Maria (Pachl) Berkes (1854?-?) ;
Relatives: Marcellina Maria Berkes (?-?), sister ;

Training: Magyar Képzőművészeti Egyetem MKE (MKE) [Hungarian Academy of Fine Arts Budapest], Budapest, Hungary (1889-1894) under Jozsef Feichtinger (1840-1907) ;
Instructors: Jozsef Feichtinger (1840-1907) ;


Exhibited with: Hungarian Art Society held at Hotel Kirkwood, Des Moines, IA (May 9-15, 1938) shown “…study of Budapest in winter” ;

Milestones: Was one of Hungary’s most popular artist during his lifetime and had thousands of prints made from his works ;



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September 22, 2019

Last updated: September 22, 2019 at 19:45 pm

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