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BAECK, Elias (1679 - 1747), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BAECK, Elias (1679 - 1747), Painter, engraver

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German, 18th century, male.

Born 1679; died 1747, in Augsburg.

Painter, engraver (burin). Historical subjects, portraits, landscapes.

After studying art in Rome, Baeck was living in Venice in 1705, moving later to Laibach (now Ljubljana) and finally to Augsburg. He painted and engraved portraits, landscapes and historical subjects such as battle and coronation scenes. Some of his engravings are signed: E B, a H. There is

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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