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GENSLER, Martin (1811 - 1881), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GENSLER, Martin (1811 - 1881), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 9 May 1811, in Hamburg; died 14 December 1881, in Hamburg.

Painter. Genre scenes, architectural views.

Martin was a pupil of his brothers Günther and Jakob Gensler. He continued his studies in Munich between 1835 and 1836 and travelled to Holland. He is noted for his works Vestry and A Medieval Scholar.

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