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György Kürthy

Full name: György Kürthy
Gender: Male
Born: February 24, 1882 in Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Died: December 20, 1972 in Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Art Competitions


Hungarian artist György Kürthy studied in Budapest and München. He was an actor, theatre director, stage designer and graphic designer and poster artist, and played in several Hungarian theaters. He designed his first posters in the early 20th century, which were often done in a decorative, two-dimensional Art Nouveau style. Kürthy also designed commercial and propaganda posters (for example a war bond poster during World War I).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 50 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Painting, Unknown Event Hungary HUN AC

Mixed Painting, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1932 Summer 50 Los Angeles Art Competitions Hungary Final Standings AC Olympic Poster
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