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FISCHBACH, Johann (1797 - 1871), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FISCHBACH, Johann (1797 - 1871), Painter, draughtsman

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Austrian, 19th century, male.

Born 5 April 1797, in Grafenegg; died 19 June 1871, in Munich.

Painter, draughtsman. Genre scenes, hunting scenes, landscapes.

Johann Fischbach studied at the academy in Vienna. He made his name with his 28 pencil drawings representing forests in Germany. In 2001 he was represented at the exhibition on the theme of Silent Reading (Still Lesen) at the Residenzgalerie

Reference Entry.  356 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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