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KUWASSEG, Karl Josef (1802 - 1877), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KUWASSEG, Karl Josef (1802 - 1877), Painter, watercolourist

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Austrian, 19th century, male.

Active and naturalised in France in 1870.

Born 14 March 1802, in Trieste; died 4 February 1877, in Nanterre (Hauts-de-Seine), France.

Painter, watercolourist. Urban landscapes, landscapes.

Karl Josef Kuwasseg was a former carpenter, who started to paint watercolours when he travelled to Vienna. He accompanied Count Schomberg on his trips through southern Europe and America and finally settled in Paris in

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