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KRIEHUBER, Josef (1800 - 1876), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KRIEHUBER, Josef (1800 - 1876), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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Austrian, 19th century, male.

Born 1800, in Vienna; died 30 May 1876, in Vienna.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Portraits, landscapes with figures, mountainscapes.

Kriehuber studied at the art academy in Vienna. He accompanied Prince Sangusko to Galicia as his painter and brought back some interesting studies. He was a member of the academy in Vienna. He painted landscapes with steep mountains and fast-flowing streams.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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