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HENDRICH, Hermann (<i>born</i> 1856), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HENDRICH, Hermann (born 1856), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 31 October 1856, in Heringen.

Painter. Historical scenes, landscapes.

Hendrich, a pupil of J. Wenglein in Munich and of E. Bracht in Berlin, devoted himself primarily to allegorical painting and to depicting the legends of German mythology. He executed the murals in the 'Walpurgishalle' in Thale and the 'Sagenhalle' in the Riesengebirge mountains. He was also a skilled landscape artist, but more usually

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