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artist

Peter Takal, Romanian artist. Recipient award for drawing biennial exhibition Brooklyn Museum, 1954, 8th annual Knickerbocker art exhibition Riverside Museum, New York City, 1955, Print Club award Ball State Teachers College, 1958, drawing prize Providence Pint Club, 1963; fellow Yaddo Foundation, 1961; grantee Ford Foundation, Tamarind Workshop, 1963, Ford Foundation grantee, artist-in-residence museum Beloit (Wisconsin) College, 1965.

Background

Takal, Peter was born on December 8, 1905 in Bucharest, Romania. Emigrated to the United States, 1939, naturalized, 1944. Son of Gustave and Renee (Vassal) Takal.

Education

Student schools of, Paris, France, also Berlin, Germany.

Connections

Married Charlotte Tournerie, 1933. 1 daughter, Anne; married Susy Laytha, 1945. 1 son, Kim; married Jean Mali Noyes, August 8, 1956.

1 son, Pierre.

father:
Gustave Takal

mother:
Renee (Vassal) Takal

spouse:
Charlotte Tournerie

spouse:
Susy Laytha

spouse:
Jean Mali Noyes