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FIRLE, Walter (1859 - 1929), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FIRLE, Walter (1859 - 1929), Painter

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German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 22 August 1859, in Breslau (now Wroclaw, Poland); died 1929, in Munich.

Painter. Figures, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

Firle was a pupil of the landscape painter A. Dressler in Breslau, and then studied under Gabriel Max and Ludwig Lofftz at the Akademie in Munich. He worked in particular in Munich, Holland and Italy. He was awarded a medal in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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