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JAKOPIC, Richard (1869 - 1943), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JAKOPIC, Richard (1869 - 1943), Painter

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Slovene, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 12 April 1869, in Ljubljana; died 1943, in Ljubljana.

Painter. Figures, landscapes.

Richard Jakopic studied at the Vienna academy of fine art in 1887 and, the following year, at the Munich academy. Remaining in Munich, he encouraged his compatriot Anton Azbé to open a school of painting there in 1890, a school that gained a considerable reputation. Jakopic worked

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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