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ELISABETH, Maria Josepha (1743 - 1808), Draughtswoman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ELISABETH, Maria Josepha (1743 - 1808), Draughtswoman, engraver

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Austrian, 18th century, female.

Born 13 August 1743; died 23 September 1808.

Draughtswoman, engraver (etching).

This artist's legacy includes an etching of a Landscape with Woman Carrying an Infant on her Back and a miniature of the Holy Family, signed and dated 1789. She was made an honorary member of the Akademie in Vienna in 1789 and died an abbess at Innsbruck.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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