Wilde, Johannes [János]
- Dennis Farr
Wilde, Johannes [János] (1891–1970), art historian, was born in Budapest on 2 June 1891, the sixth and youngest child of Richard Wilde (d. 1912), a tailor, and his wife, Rosa Somlyaky (d. 1928). His parents were devout Roman Catholics who brought him up in an atmosphere of piety and simplicity. He suffered bereavement with the early death of his father and his elder brother ...