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ADAM, Richard Benno (1873 - 1937), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ADAM, Richard Benno (1873 - 1937), Painter

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German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 5 March 1873, in Munich; died 20 January 1937, in Munich.

Painter. Portraits, sporting subjects, hunting scenes, horses.

The elder son of the horse painter Emil Adam, Richard Benno Adam followed in a long line of animal painters. He studied at the school of arts and crafts in Munich under Nikolaus Gysis, Sigmund Strähuber and Ludwig von Langenmantel. Other

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