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 Francis de Erdely

Francis de Erdely

Birth
Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Death 28 Nov 1959 (aged 55)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Kindly Light, L-754 G-1
Memorial ID 21866 · View Source
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Influencial 20th century artist. Forced to flee his native Hungary after angering the Gestapo with his powerful, horrific imagery derived from his experiences in World War I. After many years living in several European cities, he settled in California in 1944 where he produced the majority of his body of work. Served as dean at the Pasadena Museum School from 1944 to 1946. He died in Los Angeles, California in 1959.

Bio by: A.J.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 24 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21866
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Francis de Erdely (3 May 1904–28 Nov 1959), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21866, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .