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KRAHE, Lambert (1712 - 1790), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KRAHE, Lambert (1712 - 1790), Painter, engraver

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German, 18th century, male.

Born 15 March 1712, in Düsseldorf; died 11 February 1790, in Düsseldorf.

Painter, engraver. History painting.

[not available online]Krahe studied under Subleyras and Benefiali. His style was particularly influenced by his study of Raphael and Carracci. He went to Italy with the count of Plettenberg, but the sudden death of his patron left him without means of support. He found work

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