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DONNER, Georg Raphael (1692 - 1741), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DONNER, Georg Raphael (1692 - 1741), Sculptor

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Austrian, 18th century, male.

Born 1692, in Esslingen; died 15 February 1741, in Vienna.


Georg Donner was educated in Vienna, then at the Heiligenkreuz Monastery in the studio of G. Giuliani who sent him to work at the palace of Liechtenstein. Subsequently the archbishop, Count Harrach, called him to Salzburg in 1725 where he created the statues for the staircase of the Mirabelle castle. After 1725

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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