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Last NameDomjan    
Given NameJoseph    
alt. NamesJ. D. ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1907 in Budapest    
Year died1992    
Place of death    
Father's occupationpoor family, which J.D. supported by working in a machine foundry when still a teenager.    
RelativesJ.D. was the oldest of 12 children     
Educationstudied at the Budapest Academy of Arts, and six years later became a faculty member;    
Country of ActivityHungary    
Worked forJ. D.: Edge of paradise: Collection of colour woodcuts ;     
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniquesoccasionally botanical & mostly free artistic color woodcuts; mostly artsy & ornamental, non-scientific approach    
Sample(s)    
Archival sourceshttp://theanimalarium.blogspot.de/2013_01_01_archive.html    
Published sourcesLawrence 1964: 23-4 ; Domján József festőművész színes fametszetei 1945-1955 Ernst Múzeum (1955) ;     
otherEmployed during the Depression, he toured Italy, France, Switzerland, Austria and Germany by foot, supporting himself by working odd jobs and selling his sketches, and decided to become an artist.     
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