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DIEFENBACH, Karl Wilhelm (1851 - 1931), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DIEFENBACH, Karl Wilhelm (1851 - 1931), Painter

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German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 21 February 1851, in Hadamar; died 1931.

Painter. Landscapes with figures, landscapes.

Diefenbach lived as a hermit in Höllriegelskreuth in the Isar Valley, where he received pupils. He had the reputation of being an original master who refused all recognition or fame.

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