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ALDENRATH, Henri Jacob (<i>born</i> 1775), Miniaturist, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ALDENRATH, Henri Jacob (born 1775), Miniaturist, lithographer

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 17 February 1775, in Lübeck.

Miniaturist, lithographer.

He was a pupil of Johan Jacob Tischbein and Friedrich Carl Gröger. He struck up a friendship with Gröger that only came to an end with the latter's death in 1838. Together, they visited the academies of Berlin, Dresden and Paris, and after spending some time in Lübeck, Kiel and Copenhagen, they finally settled in Hamburg

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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