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BUSCH, Wilhelm (1832 - 1908), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BUSCH, Wilhelm (1832 - 1908), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 15 April 1832, in Wiedensahl (near Hanover, Lower Saxony); died 9 January 1908, in Mechtshausen (Harz).

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator. Figures, portraits, self-portraits, scenes with figures, genre scenes, interiors with figures, landscapes.

[not available online]Wilhelm Busch worked in Antwerp, Munich and Düsseldorf. From 1858, his drawings appeared in the Fliegende Blätter (Fleeting Drawings), on which he worked until 1871.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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