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Peter Cornelius

(1783—1867)

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fresco

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Mural painting, carried out while the plaster is still wet and fresh (buon fresco). A wall-painting on dry plaster (secco) is a poor substitute, as the paint peels and pigments fade.

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Moritz von Schwind

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(b Vienna, 21 Jan. 1804; d Niederpöcking, nr. Munich, 8 Feb. 1871).

Austrian painter and illustrator, active mainly in south Germany. He trained at the Vienna Academy there and...

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Nazarenes

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A group of idealistic Austro-German painters of the early 19th century who believed art should serve a religious or moral purpose and desired to return to the spirit of the Middle Ages. The...

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Wilhelm von Kaulbach

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(b Arolsen, nr. Kassel, 15 Oct. 1805; d Munich, 7 Apr. 1874).

German painter and illustrator, active mainly in Munich, the best-known member of a family of artists. He was ...

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