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JESSEN, Karl Ludwig (1833 - 1917), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JESSEN, Karl Ludwig (1833 - 1917), Painter

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German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 22 February 1833, in Deetzbüll; died 4 January 1917, in Deetzbüll.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes.

Karl Ludwig Jessen was a student at the Kongelige Danske Kunstakademi in Copenhagen from 1854 to 1856. He worked at various times in Paris, Italy, Hamburg and Deetzbüll.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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