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JAKOBIDES, Georg (1853 - 1932), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JAKOBIDES, Georg (1853 - 1932), Painter

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Greek, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 11 January 1853, in Mitilíni, Lesbos; died 1932, in Athens.

Painter. History painting, mythological subjects, genre scenes.

[not available online]A pupil of Nikiforos Lytras at the Athens academy of fine art and of Gabriel von Max and Ludwig von Löfftz at the Munich academy, Georg Jakobides settled in Munich. He painted mainly mythological subjects and compositions with children.


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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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