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FERG, Franz de PAULA (1689 - 1740), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FERG, Franz de PAULA (1689 - 1740), Painter, engraver

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Austrian, 18th century, male.

Active also active in England.

Born 1689, in Vienna; died 1740, in London.

Painter, engraver. Genre scenes, local scenes (including village fairs), landscapes, landscapes with figures, seascapes.

[not available online]The son and student of Adam Pankratz Ferg, Ferg was also a student of Joseph Orient and Hans Graff in Vienna. He was quick to establish a reputation and spent several years

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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