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KAULBACH, Wilhelm von (1805 - 1874), Painter, watercolourist, fresco artist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KAULBACH, Wilhelm von (1805 - 1874), Painter, watercolourist, fresco artist, draughtsman

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 15 October 1805, in Bad Arolsen; died 7 April 1874, in Munich.

Painter, watercolourist, fresco artist, draughtsman, illustrator. History painting, allegorical subjects, mythological subjects, portraits.

Kaulbach was the son of a goldsmith, under whom he started to train. In 1821, he went to the academy in Düsseldorf and was admitted to the studio of Cornelius, whom he

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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