Maurice Vagh-Weinmann is a Hungarian painter, engraver, illustrator, and lithographer born on August 20, 1899, in Budapest. He paints in an expressionist style and belongs to the first school of Paris.As one of ten siblings, Maurice pursued a career as a painter along with two of his brothers. Maurice paints in Paris alongside his brothers Nandor and Elemer.
Upon arriving in France, he anglicizes his name from Mihaly to Maurice. He paints with a decisive touch, using bold colors in a lighter tone than his two brothers. His works often reference Hungarian themes, landscapes, and peasants in traditional costumes.He is the uncle of painter André Vagh-Weinmann, born in 1925. His grandson, Alain Vagh, born in 1948, is a talented ceramicist. He passed away in 1986.