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GLEICHEN-RUSSWURM, Heinrich Ludwig von (1836 - 1901), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GLEICHEN-RUSSWURM, Heinrich Ludwig von (1836 - 1901), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 25 October 1836, in Greifenstein; died 9 July 1901, in Weimar.

Painter. Genre scenes, portraits.

The grandson of the poet Friedrich Schiller, Gleichen-Russwurm was trained by Max Schmidt and Thomas Hagen at the academy in Weimar. He also worked in England.

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