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ROEHL, Maria Christina (1801 - 1875), Painter, draughtswoman, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ROEHL, Maria Christina (1801 - 1875), Painter, draughtswoman, engraver

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Danish, 19th century, female.

Born 26 July 1801, in Skönstavik, near Stockholm; died 30 June 1875, in Skönstavik.

Painter, draughtswoman, engraver. Self-portraits.

Roehl began as an engraver, and then devoted herself to drawing, before turning to painting. Ten portraits by her are known to exist.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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