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Kokoschka, Oskarlocked

(1886–1980)
  • Richard Calvocoressi

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Kokoschka, Oskar (1886–1980), artist and writer, was born on 1 March 1886 at Pöchlarn, a small town on the River Danube about 60 miles west of Vienna, the second of four children of Gustav Josef Kokoschka (1840–1923), originally from a Prague family of goldsmiths but then working as a jewellery salesman, and ...

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