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ADAM, Benno (1812 - 1892), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ADAM, Benno (1812 - 1892), Painter, watercolourist, lithographer

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 15 July 1812, in Munich; died 9 March 1892, in Kelheim.

Painter, watercolourist, lithographer. Animals.

The elder son and pupil of Albrecht Adam, Benno established himself as a noted German painter of animals while still very young. He began by doing lithographs and studies of animals.

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