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BLOCH, Carl Heinrich (1834 - 1890), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BLOCH, Carl Heinrich (1834 - 1890), Painter

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Danish, 19th century, male.

Born 23 May 1834, in Copenhagen; died 1890, in Copenhagen.

Painter. Religious subjects, genre scenes, portraits, landscapes.

[not available online]Carl Bloch was initially a pupil at the naval cadets school, but when he was 15 he began to study at the school of fine arts. His efforts were rewarded, and after winning the Rome prize, he set off for Italy where he

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