Oskar Kokoschka
The Savoy Hotel, Strand, Westminster, London

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Name: Oskar Kokoschka
Category: Artist

Person Summary:

Oskar Kokoschka (1886-1980). Austrian artist, poet and playwright best known for his intense expressionistic portraits and landscapes.



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Years of Residence: 1926 - 1926
Source: Oskar Kokoschka:A Life (By Frank Whitford) & Oskar Kokoschka 1886-1980 (By Oskar Kokoschka, Richard Calvocoressi, Katharina Schulz)

Residence Summary:

Oskar Kokoschka (1886-1980),Austrian Artist,Poet & Playwright,stayed here in 1926 & 1942 and painted scenes of London from his suite balcony.

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The Savoy Hotel
Strand
Westminster
London
WC2R 0EU
United Kingdom

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The Savoy Hotel was opened in 1889 under the auspices of Richard D'Oyly Carte (1844-1901),English Theatrical Impresario,who owned the Savoy Theatre (1881),next door. Since its opening,the Savoy Hotel has played host to a great many notable guests,from Singers of stage & screen,artists,actors,directors,musicians,politicians and many more.

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