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ANDRÉ, Dietrich Ernst (1680 - 1735), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANDRÉ, Dietrich Ernst (1680 - 1735), Painter, draughtsman

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German, 18th century, male.

Born c. 1680, in Mitau (now Jelgava, Latvia); died after 1735, in Paris.

Painter, draughtsman. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits.

Dietrich André was a pupil of the painter and art dealer Justus von Bentum in Königsberg (East Prussia). He accompanied Bentum on his travels, and went with him to Brunswick. There he left him to enter the employ of Duke August

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