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LISZEWSKA, Anna Rosina (1716 - 1783), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LISZEWSKA, Anna Rosina (1716 - 1783), Painter

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German, 18th century, female.

Born 10 June 1716, in Berlin; died 1783, in Dresden.


Anna Rosina Liszewska studied with her father, Georg Liszewski. While still very young, she painted the portrait of Duchess Anhalt Lerbst. In 1741, she married the painter David Mathieu. When he died in 1755, she went to Lerbst to participate in the salon of beauties, a portraiture fair of the most beautiful

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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