Lajos Kassak


Gouache with traces of pencil on heavy cardstock, untitled abstract composition, signed* (Lajos Kassak, 1887-1967). 7 5/8 x 8 1/4 inches.

Lajos Kassak was a Hungarian poet, novelist, and painter, whose work was largely influenced by expressionism, futurism, and dadaism. Kassak's art and writings are highly regarded in his native country, where there is a museum devoted entirely to his work.