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GROTTGER, Artur (1837 - 1867), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GROTTGER, Artur (1837 - 1867), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator

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Polish, 19th century, male.

Born 11 November 1837, in Ottyniowice (Podolia), Ukraine; died 13 December 1867, in Amélie-les-Bains, buried in Lemberg (now Lviv, Ukraine).

Painter, draughtsman, illustrator. Historical subjects, figures, portraits, interiors with figures, landscapes.

Symbolism.

Artur Grottger, son of Josef Grottger, studied under Jan Kanty Masskowski and Juliusz Kossack at the academy in Lemberg (now Lviv, Ukraine), and from 1852 to 1854

Reference Entry.  488 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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