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FOHR, Carl Philipp (1795 - 1818), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FOHR, Carl Philipp (1795 - 1818), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 26 November 1795, in Heidelberg; died 29 June 1818, in Rome, drowned.

Painter. Landscapes.

Nazarenes group (related to).

Carl Philipp Fohr was the brother of Daniel Fohr. He studied at the academy in Munich. The Grand Duchess of Baden-Baden, impressed by his artistic ability, gave him a bursary to go to Rome. While there, he painted two landscapes that attracted

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