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KELLERHOVEN, Moritz (1758 - 1830), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KELLERHOVEN, Moritz (1758 - 1830), Painter, engraver

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German, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 1758, in Altenrath; died 15 December 1830, in Munich.

Painter, engraver.

[not available online]Kellerhoven started out as a natural philosopher, but then went over to art. He trained in Düsseldorf, then Antwerp, finally settling in Vienna in 1779. A member of staff at the Munich academy and court painter to Elector Karl Theodor from 1784, he was made principal

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