As the weather warms up, take a look at LÃ¡szlÃ³ MednyÃ¡nszky's "Hillside at Springtime (Little Landscape)." MednyÃ¡nszky (1852-1919), an aristocratic Hungarian artist, celebrates his 157th birthday.
1. LÃ¡szlÃ³ MednyÃ¡nszky was born prematurely and, as a child, was ill with meningitis. Later in his life, MednyÃ¡nszky cared for the sick during a cholera episode in 1887, but he contracted pneumonia shortly after, and had to recover himself.
2. When World War I began,... READ ON