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DENNER, Balthazar (1685 - 1749), Painter, miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DENNER, Balthazar (1685 - 1749), Painter, miniaturist

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German, 18th century, male.

Born 15 December 1685, in Hamburg; died 14 April 1749, in Rostock.

Painter, miniaturist. Portraits.

[not available online]The son of a minister, he began his training in Altona, then in Danzig. In 1707 he became a pupil at the Berlin academy. Balthazar Denner began his career as a painter of miniatures. His first two works in this genre were portraits of

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