Reference Entry

CARDON, Johan Elias (1802 - 1878), Lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CARDON, Johan Elias (1802 - 1878), Lithographer

Show Summary Details


Swedish, 19th century, male.

Born 17 October 1802, in Stockholm; died 3 July 1878, in Stockholm.


Initially in trade, Johan Cardon was admitted to Forssell's studio as an apprentice engraver. At the same time he attended classes at the academy in Stockholm, and in 1829 was awarded a travel bursary there. He used it mainly to go to Paris and Munich to study the techniques of

Reference Entry.  105 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.