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FABER DU FAUR, Otto von (1828 - 1901), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FABER DU FAUR, Otto von (1828 - 1901), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 3 June 1828, in Ludwigsburg, near Stuttgart; died 10 August 1901, in Munich.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Historical subjects, battles, genre scenes.

A son of General Christian Wilhelm von Faber du Faur, Otto von Faber du Faur also drew war scenes. He was a soldier like his father and did not leave the army until 1867. He studied under Yvon

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