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GENSLER, Jakob (1808 - 1845), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GENSLER, Jakob (1808 - 1845), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 21 January 1808, in Hamburg; died 26 January 1845, in Hamburg.

Painter. Genre scenes, landscapes.

Jakob Gensler was a pupil of W. Tischbein in Eutin (Schleswig-Holstein), and also studied at the academy in Munich (1828) and the academy in Vienna (1830). In 1841 he travelled to Holland and Belgium. From 1830 onwards, he exhibited in Berlin, Hamburg, Munich and Dresden. He

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