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BAUR, Johann Wilhelm (1600 - 1640), Painter, watercolourist, miniaturist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BAUR, Johann Wilhelm (1600 - 1640), Painter, watercolourist, miniaturist, engraver

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French, 17th century, male.

Born c. 1600, in Strasbourg; died 1640, in Vienna.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, miniaturist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, landscapes with figures, urban landscapes, seascapes.

[not available online]Pupil of the miniaturist and engraver Friedrich Brentel. He travelled to Italy around 1626, visiting Rome and Naples, and was influenced by Callot and Stefano della Bella. Baur made 11

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