Petras Kalpokas

Petras Kalpokas' Death

Born (Birthday) March 31, 1880

Death Date December 5, 1945

Age of Death 65 years

Cause of Death N/A

Place of Death Kaunas, Lithuania

Profession Painter

The painter Petras Kalpokas died at the age of 65. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Painter whose popular portraits and still-life paintings include 1907’s “The Golden Birch Tree.” After losing over 120 of his paintings in WWI, he returned to Lithuania to teach art classes.

He was expelled from the Gymnasium of Jelgava, Latvia, which he attended from 1890 until 1895, after he was caught drawing on a stove.

He became a professor of art and published a textbook that detailed different painting techniques.