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ACKERMANN, Johann Adam (1780 - 1853), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ACKERMANN, Johann Adam (1780 - 1853), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 1780, in Mainz; died 1853, in Frankfurt.

Painter. Winter landscapes.

Mainz School.

Ackermann began his training in his native city but then went to work in Paris. At the recommendation of Méhageot, he joined the studio of the engraver Picot aged 19. He must have left the school for a reason, since he is recorded as having been admitted to

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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