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KLIMSCH, Fritz (1870 - 1960), Sculptor, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KLIMSCH, Fritz (1870 - 1960), Sculptor, draughtsman

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 10 February 1870, in Frankfurt am Main; died 30 March 1960, in Freiburg im Breisgau.

Sculptor (stone/bronze), draughtsman. Allegorical subjects, mythological figures, figures. Busts, monuments, funerary monuments.

Jugendstil.

Fritz Klimsch was the son of the painter Eugen Johann Georg Klimsch. He began by studying painting, but in 1886 started an apprenticeship in sculpture under the supervision of Fritz Schaper

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