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REDER, Christian (1656 - 1729), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
REDER, Christian (1656 - 1729), Painter

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German, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1656, in Leipzig; died 26 January 1729, in Rome.

Painter. Battles, landscapes, fruit, animals.

Christian Reder visited Rome in 1868. The capture of Buda provided him with the opportunity to paint many subjects from the battles between the Imperialists and the Ottomans, and he met with great success when painting in this genre. He worked in Hamburg, England, Holland,

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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