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HOFMANN, Johann Michael Ferdinand Heinrich (1824 - 1911), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HOFMANN, Johann Michael Ferdinand Heinrich (1824 - 1911), Painter

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German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 19 March 1824, in Darmstadt; died 23 June 1911, in Dresden.

Painter. History painting, portraits.

Hofmann studied under E. Rauch and with T. Hildebrand and Schadow at the academy in Düsseldorf in 1842. He studied at the academy in Antwerp in 1846 and then went to Paris and Italy. He settled in Dresden in 1862, where he was appointed

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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