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KÜGELGEN, Wilhelm von (1802 - 1867), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KÜGELGEN, Wilhelm von (1802 - 1867), Painter

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Russian, 19th century, male.

Born 20 November 1802, in St Petersburg; died 25 May 1867, in Ballenstedt.

Painter. History painting.

The son of Gerhard von Kügelgen, Wilhelm von Kügelgen studied under Hartmann, and in Dresden and Rome. He worked in Russia from 1827 and 1830, where he painted a Crucifixion for a church in Revel. He was appointed as a painter at the court of Duke

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