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BECKER, Carl Ludwig Friedrich (1820 - 1900), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BECKER, Carl Ludwig Friedrich (1820 - 1900), Painter, draughtsman

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 18 December 1820, in Berlin; died 20 December 1900, in Berlin.

Painter, draughtsman. History painting, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Carl Ludwig Friedrich Becker first attended the academy of art in Berlin before studying under August von Kloeber. He also studied in Munich with Heinrich Hess. After spending a year in Paris, he travelled to Rome and Venice. In

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