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GEIGER, Carl Joseph (1822 - 1905), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GEIGER, Carl Joseph (1822 - 1905), Painter, illustrator

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Austrian, 19th century, male.

Born 14 December 1822, in Vienna; died 19 October 1905, in Vienna.

Painter, illustrator.

Carl Joseph was the grandson of Andreas Geiger. He was the pupil of Fuhrich at the academy in Vienna and worked with him on the decoration of the church of St Joan in Vienna. He also painted numerous decorations for various palaces in Vienna and theatre décor. Carl

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