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CASPAR, Karl (1879 - 1956), Painter, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CASPAR, Karl (1879 - 1956), Painter, lithographer

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 1879, in Friedrichshafen; died 1956, in Tegerndorf.

Painter, lithographer. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits, landscapes. Frescoes, designs for stained glass.

Karl Caspar trained at the art academy in Stuttgart and with Ludwig Herterich at the academy in Munich. In 1905 he travelled to Italy and Paris, and in 1909 joined the Deutscher Künstlerbund. He started teaching at the

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