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GUTTENBERG, Heinrich (1749 - 1818), Engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
GUTTENBERG, Heinrich (1749 - 1818), Engraver

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German, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1749, in Wöhrd; died 1818, in Nuremberg.


Heinrich was the brother and pupil of Karl Gottlieb Guttenberg. He spent several periods working in Paris. Together with two of his pupils, Geisler and Reindel, Guttenberg founded a school of engraving in Nuremberg.

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