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ACHMANN, Friedrich - Painter, decorative designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ACHMANN, Friedrich - Painter, decorative designer

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Swiss, 16th century, male.

Active in Laufenburg.

Painter, decorative designer.

According to accounting records, Achmann was contracted in 1598 to undertake decoration work at the castle in Lenzburg, the residence of the governors of Bern. He is usually recorded as a painter of coats of arms.

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