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PILOTY, Carl Theodor, or Karl Theodor von (1826 - 1886), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PILOTY, Carl Theodor, or Karl Theodor von (1826 - 1886), Painter, draughtsman

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 1 October 1826, in Munich; died 21 July 1886, in Ambach.

Painter, draughtsman. Historical subjects, portraits.

[not available online]Carl Theodor was the elder son of Ferdinand Piloty and also his pupil. In 1840, he studied at the academy in Munich with his brother-in-law Jules Schnor von Carolsfeld. In 1874, after the death of Kaulbach, he was appointed director of the

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