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MULTSCHER, Hans (1400 - 1467), Painter, sculptor, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
MULTSCHER, Hans (1400 - 1467), Painter, sculptor, draughtsman

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German, 15th century, male.

Born c. 1400, in Reichenhofen, near Leutkirch; died 1467, in Ulm (Baden-Württemberg).

Painter, sculptor (wood), draughtsman. Religious subjects. Church decoration, religious furnishings.

Swabian School.

Hans Multscher was a German primitive who occupies a significant role as a painter of the Swabian School centred on Ulm, where he most probably lived and worked between 1427 and 1467. His early style

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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