Gyula Hincz, (1904 - 1986 Budepest)

  • Sculptor, painter and Prinmaker. From 1922 to 1929 he studied at the Hungarian Academy of Fine Art in Budapest. In the mid-1920s he becam acquainted in Venice  he saw the works of Russian avent-garde artists as Rodschenko and EL Lissitzky and such Italian Futurists as Severini. He was also influence by the art of Brancusi  and Joseph Cseky, as well  as Andre Breton´s Manifest du Surealisme (Parist 1924)  he experimented with abstraction, the reference to the figure.  From his profound interest in humanity and its social interactionw was based on, and motivated by, this interest in figure. Hisearly painings are expressionist in mood and are composed of fianttened frons in a shaliow space in  a manner remiscent of Cubo-Futurit art. Elements of purist Surralismem are also present. 
  • He was also a gifted poster designer, printmaker and sculptor and was a one of the most important book illustrators in Hungary.

Gyula Hincz

Gyula Hincz
Gyula Hincz

"Morus Utopia, 1963", pen and ink drawing, signed and dated,

35 x 24,8 cm.

Price: 850,-Euro

 

Gyula Hincz

Gyula Hincz
Gyula Hincz

Gyula Hincz, "Simplizissimus"

Pen and ink drawing, signed and dated, 1963, 14,5 x 24,8 cm.

Price: 800,-Euro