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HETSCH, Gustav Friedrich (1788 - 1864), Painter, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HETSCH, Gustav Friedrich (1788 - 1864), Painter, architect

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 28 September 1788, in Stuttgart; died 7 September 1864, in Copenhagen.

Painter, architect.

Gustav Hetsch, the son of Philipp Friedrich von Hetsch, showed remarkable skill in the execution of his architectural paintings. He wrote a Guide to Perspective and also executed the plans of many monuments in Copenhagen, where he taught.

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