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FRIES, Ernst (1801 - 1833), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FRIES, Ernst (1801 - 1833), Painter, engraver

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 22 June 1801, in Heidelberg; died 12 October 1833, in Karlsruhe.

Painter, engraver. Portraits, landscapes.

[not available online]Ernst Fries was the brother of Bernhard Fries and a pupil of Kuntz in Karlsruhe. He was a disciple of the English painter Wallis, whom he met in Heidelberg, and then of Moller in Darmstadt. In 1821, he returned to Munich. From 1823

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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