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KÜMMEL, Heinrich August Georg (1810 - 1855), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KÜMMEL, Heinrich August Georg (1810 - 1855), Sculptor

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 2 February 1810, in Hanover; died 31 December 1855, in Rome.


He was a pupil of Hengst. He worked mainly as a portraitist and was very fashionable for a long time. Works for which he is noted include his busts of the King and Heir to the Throne of Hanover (1845), of Duke Bernhard of Weimer and of the future Tzar

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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