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OPHEY, Walter (1882 - 1930), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OPHEY, Walter (1882 - 1930), Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 25 March 1882, in Eupen (Ypres); died 11 January 1930, in Düsseldorf.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver, draughtsman. Figures, portraits, landscapes, still-lifes.

Ophey was born in Eupen (Ypres), since 1918 part of German-speaking Belgium. From 1901 to 1910 he studied under Eugène Dücker at the art academy in Düsseldorf. He went to Italy and Switzerland, and in 1911 stayed in

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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