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KRAFFT, Barbara (1764 - 1825), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KRAFFT, Barbara (1764 - 1825), Painter

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Austrian, 18th – 19th century, female.

Born 1 April 1764, in Iglau (now Jihlava, Czech Republic); died 28 September 1825, in Bamberg, Germany.

Painter. Religious subjects, historical portraits, portraits, genre scenes.

Krafft was the daughter and student of Johann Nep Steiner and worked in turn in Prague, Salzburg and Bamberg. She was a member of the academy of Vienna. In addition to portraits of the Austrian

Reference Entry.  241 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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