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JANSSEN, Peter Johann Theodor (1844 - 1908), Painter (gouache)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JANSSEN, Peter Johann Theodor (1844 - 1908), Painter (gouache)

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 12 December 1844, in Düsseldorf; died 19 February 1908, in Düsseldorf.

Painter (gouache). History painting, religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes. Murals.

The elder son of engraver Theodor Janssen, Peter Johann Theodor Janssen was a pupil of his father and student at the academy in Düsseldorf, where he worked under the direction of Bendemann and Karl Sohn. He was

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