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PETTER, Franz Xaver (1791 - 1866), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PETTER, Franz Xaver (1791 - 1866), Painter

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Austrian, 19th century, male.

Born 22 October 1791, in Vienna; died 11 May 1866, in Vienna.

Painter. Still-lifes (flowers/fruit), birds.

He was the son of Jacob and the father of Theodor. He attended the academy in Vienna with Drechsler and became an honorary member of the academy in Milan. His career was spent in Vienna.

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