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FABER, Johann Joachim (1778 - 1846), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FABER, Johann Joachim (1778 - 1846), Painter, engraver

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 12 April 1778, in Hamburg; died 2 August 1846.

Painter, engraver.

A pupil of the painter Carl Waagen in Hamburg, Johann Joachim Faber exhibited in Leipzig in 1841. He spent several years in Dresden and Prague before returning to Hamburg, where he focused on history painting.

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