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RIEDEL, August Heinrich or Johann (1799 - 1883), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RIEDEL, August Heinrich or Johann (1799 - 1883), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 25 December 1799, in Bayreuth; died 8 August 1883, in Rome.

Painter. Mythological subjects, genre scenes, portraits, landscapes.

[not available online]August Heinrich was the son of Karl Christian Riedel. He was a pupil of Langer in Munich. In 1828, he began to travel, visiting Italy, Germany, France and Belgium. He stayed for quite some time in Rome, and became a member

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