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RODE, Christian Bernhard (1725 - 1797), Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RODE, Christian Bernhard (1725 - 1797), Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman

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German, 18th century, male.

Born 1725, in Berlin; died 1797.

Painter, fresco artist, engraver, draughtsman. Religious subjects, allegorical subjects, portraits, landscapes.

After beginning his studies in Berlin, Christian Bernhard Rode went to Paris and studied with Antoine Pesne and Carl van Loo. He then visited Italy. Upon his return to Berlin, he became a successful portrait artist and painter of historical subjects. He was

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