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MEYER, Felix (1653 - 1713), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MEYER, Felix (1653 - 1713), Painter, engraver

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Swiss, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1653, in Winterthur; died 11 June 1713, in Wyden.

Painter, engraver.

Felix Meyer was originally destined for the priesthood, but was later able to take up a career in art. He worked very fast, being endowed with a fertile imagination and a very spirited technique. He is known for the frescoes with which he decorated the Abbey of St

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