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HESS, Peter Heinrich Lambert von (1792 - 1871), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HESS, Peter Heinrich Lambert von (1792 - 1871), Painter, draughtsman, engraver

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 29 July 1792, in Düsseldorf; died 4 April 1871, in Munich.

Painter, draughtsman, engraver. Historical subjects, battles, military subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, animals.

Biedermeier.

[not available online]Peter von Hess, a pupil and son of Carl Ernst Christoph Hess, devoted almost all his attentions to painting historical scenes. He followed the prince of Wrede throughout the 1813-1815 campaign,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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