Lot 178: Geza Kende 1940's painting "Californian Desert"
October 22, 2016
Pittsburgh, PA, USALive Auction
Description: Kende, Geza (Hungarian/American 1889 - 1952), Californian Desert, 1940's, oil on canvas, 20 x 24 inches, signed G. Kende, lower right, framed in a gilded cove style frame, Born in Budapest, Hungary on January 5, 1889, Kende studied at the National Academy of Art in Budapest, also in Italy and France. He settled in Los Angeles in 1932 and maintained a studio-home at 1123 El Centro Avenue. He died there on September 2, 1952.
Condition Report: in good condition