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LEISTIKOW, Walter (1865 - 1908), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LEISTIKOW, Walter (1865 - 1908), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver

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German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 25 October 1865, in Bromberg (now Bydgoszcz, Poland); died 24 July 1908, in Schlachtensee (Berlin).

Painter (including gouache), watercolourist, draughtsman, engraver, illustrator, decorative designer, writer. Landscapes, landscapes with figures, waterscapes. Posters, designs for carpets, designs for tapestries, designs (wallpapers/book-binding).

Symbolism, Jugendstil.

Gruppe der Elf (Group of Eleven), Berliner Secession.

Walter Leistikow

Reference Entry.  719 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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