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HESS, Heinrich Maria von (1798 - 1863), Painter, glass painter, draughtsman, fresco artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HESS, Heinrich Maria von (1798 - 1863), Painter, glass painter, draughtsman, fresco artist

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 19 April 1798, in Düsseldorf; died 29 March 1863, in Munich.

Painter, glass painter, draughtsman, fresco artist. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, genre scenes, landscapes. Designs for stained glass.

Nazarenes group (related to).

[not available online]Heinrich von Hess, after studying with his father, Carl Ernst Christoph Hess, entered the Munich academy of arts in 1813. Queen Caroline

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