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FÜGER, Friedrich Heinrich (1751 - 1818), Painter, miniaturist, fresco artist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FÜGER, Friedrich Heinrich (1751 - 1818), Painter, miniaturist, fresco artist, draughtsman

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Austrian, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 5 November 1751, in Heilbronn (Baden-Württemberg), Germany; died 8 December 1818, in Vienna.

Painter, miniaturist, fresco artist, draughtsman, engraver. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, portraits.

[not available online]Friedrich Füger's first master was Nicolas Guibal in Stuttgart. He then worked in the legal profession in Halle in 1768, before taking up his paint brush again

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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