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HIRTZ, Hans - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HIRTZ, Hans - Painter

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French, 15th century, male.

Active in Strasbourg between 1421 and 1460.

Painter. Religious subjects. Designs for stained glass.

School of Alsace.

Hans Hirtz is known to have worked for the cathedral and probably for the Dominican church in Strasbourg, and may also have produced plans for windows in the churches of St-Pierre-le-Vieux and St-Guillaume in the same city. According to Lilli Fischel, he painted the Passion retable, most

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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