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LASINSKY, Johann Adolf (1808 - 1871), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LASINSKY, Johann Adolf (1808 - 1871), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 16 October 1808, in Simmern; died 6 September 1871, in Düsseldorf.

Painter. Architectural views.

Johann Lasinsky, along with Lessing and J.W. Schirmer, was one of Germany's foremost independent landscapists. He quickly gained success and in 1837 he executed paintings in Koblenz for the Emperor Alexander. He then went to Cologne and finally settled in Düsseldorf in 1850.

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