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OVERBECK, Fritz (1869 - 1909), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
OVERBECK, Fritz (1869 - 1909), Painter, engraver

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German, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 15 September 1869, in Bremen; died 7 June 1909, in Bröcken, near Vegesack, in Davos, according to other sources.

Painter, engraver. Landscapes.

Worpswede Artists' Colony.

Fritz Overbeck attended the art academy in Düsseldorf from February 1889 to October 1893, becoming friendly with Otto Modersohn there. From 1894 to 1903 he settled in Worpswede, the colony of artists,

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