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ALLERS, Christian Wilhelm (<i>born</i> 1857), Draughtsman, painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ALLERS, Christian Wilhelm (born 1857), Draughtsman, painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 6 August 1857, in Hamburg.

Draughtsman, painter.

The scion of an old mercantile family, he started his training very young, and was taken on by a lithography studio. In Karlsruhe, he trained under the eye of W. Riefstahl, H. Gude, E. Hildebrand and especially Keller. In 1880 he went on a study tour of the Tyrol with T. Poeckh. From 1880 to 1881

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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