Vlaho Bukovac

Vlaho Bukovac

Name Vlaho Bukovac
Profession Painter
Date of Birth 1855-07-05
Place of Birth Croatia
Age 66 yrs
Death Date 1922-04-23
Birth Sign Cancer

About Vlaho Bukovac

Painter whose “Une fleur” sold at a 2006 London auction for over 100,000 pounds and brought him widespread recognition. He was also known for his religious pieces, including “Suffer the Little Children to Come to Me.”

Early Life Experience of Vlaho Bukovac

He was educated in Paris under the patronage of Medo Pucić. He was a favorite of famed professor Alexandre Cabanel.

Trivia Info

He worked for the King of Serbia during the 1880s.

Family Life and Relationship

He was born in Cavtat, Austria-Hungary, to a father of Italian descent and a mother of Croatian descent. His birth name was Biagio Faggioni.

Close Associates

He and Vincent van Gogh were influential painters of their time.

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