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GROEGER, Friedrich Carl (1766 - 1838), Painter, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GROEGER, Friedrich Carl (1766 - 1838), Painter, lithographer

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German, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 14 October 1766, in Ploen; died 9 November 1838, in Hamburg.

Painter, lithographer. Portraits.

Groeger began his studies at the academy of art in Berlin, then went to Hamburg, where he worked with his pupil and friend, Henri Aldenrath. The art gallery in Hamburg has a portrait of Aldenrath painted by Groeger.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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