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CANTZLER, Axel Leopold (1832 - 1875), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CANTZLER, Axel Leopold (1832 - 1875), Painter, sculptor

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Swedish, 19th century, male.

Born 19 June 1832, in Stockholm; died 30 June 1875, in Stockholm.

Painter, sculptor. Landscapes.

Axel Cantzler did his training partly at the academy in Stockholm where he was registered in 1864, and partly in Italy. His first work was as a sculptor, and his marble statue of Erigone attracted a lot of attention at the exhibition in Stockholm in 1863.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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