RIPPL-RÓNAI József (1861 - 1927)

József Rippl-Rónai painter. He was born in Kaposvár, on 23th May, 1861.He studied at the Art Academy of Munich and in Paris from Mihály Munkácsy. After he moved home, he established with others the MIÉNK group.

Next to paint he also created glass windows. Art history treat him as one of the most significant delegate of hungarian postimpressionist movements.

He died in 25th November 1927 in Kaposvár.