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CHRISTIANSEN, Hans (1866 - 1945), Painter, engraver, draughtsman, decorative designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
CHRISTIANSEN, Hans (1866 - 1945), Painter, engraver, draughtsman, decorative designer

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German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 6 March 1866, in Flensburg; died 5 January 1945, in Wiesbaden.

Painter, engraver, draughtsman, decorative designer, graphic designer. Portraits, landscapes, urban landscapes, still-lifes, flowers, decorative motifs. Designs for carpets, designs (furniture/posters/jewellery/book-binding).

Jugendstil.

Die Sieben (Group of Seven). Darmstadt Artists' Colony.

Hans Christiansen studied at the Kunstgewerbeschule

Reference Entry.  581 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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