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FRISCH, Johann Christoph (1738 - 1815), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FRISCH, Johann Christoph (1738 - 1815), Painter, engraver

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German, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 9 February 1738, in Berlin; died 28 February 1815, in Berlin.

Painter, engraver. History painting, mythological subjects, local scenes.

[not available online]Johann Christoph Frisch was a pupil of Bernhard Rode in Berlin. Some of his works are contained in the palace of Sans-Souci. He painted imaginary caves in the winter garden of Paretz Castle.

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