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GEIGER, Nicolaus (1849 - 1897), Sculptor, painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GEIGER, Nicolaus (1849 - 1897), Sculptor, painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 6 December 1849, in Laningen; died 27 November 1897, in Berlin.

Sculptor, painter.

Nicolaus Geiger was pupil at the academy in Munich before studying under Knabl. He settled in Berlin, and exhibited both there and in Munich between 1884 and 1888. His is noted for his Agreement. Geiger's best works are his vast decorations of public buildings and churches.

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