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FUNK, Heinrich (1807 - 1877), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FUNK, Heinrich (1807 - 1877), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 12 December 1807, in Herford (North Rhine-Westphalia); died 22 November 1877, in Stuttgart.

Painter. Landscapes.

Heinrich Funk made his début in 1829 at the academy in Düsseldorf, where he was a pupil of J.-W. Schirmer. After this he worked with Lazinsky, Pose, Rethel, Rustige, Teicho and Zwecker. He began exhibiting in Düsseldorf in 1833. In 1854 he was appointed professor at

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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