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BLAAS, Karl or Carl von (1815 - 1894), Painter, fresco artist, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLAAS, Karl or Carl von (1815 - 1894), Painter, fresco artist, sculptor

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Austrian, 19th century, male.

Born 28 April 1815, in Nauders (Tyrol); died 19 March 1894, in Vienna.

Painter, fresco artist, sculptor. Religious subjects, portraits, genre scenes.

Karl Blaas studied at the Accademia di Belle Arti in Venice, where he successfully exhibited from 1834. He worked in Rome and taught at the academies of Vienna and Venice. He painted a number of frescoes in Austrian

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