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GRAFF, Anton (1736 - 1813), Painter, miniaturist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GRAFF, Anton (1736 - 1813), Painter, miniaturist, engraver

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German, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 18 November 1736, in Winterthur; died 22 June 1813, in Dresden.

Painter, miniaturist, engraver. Portraits.

[not available online]Graff studied under Johan Ulrich Schellenberg at the school of painting in Winterthur. In 1756, he went to Augsburg before moving on to Ansbach as assistant to the court painter, Leonhard Schneider. In 1759, he returned to Augsburg, where he

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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