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SAAL, Georg Eduard Otto (1818 - 1870), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SAAL, Georg Eduard Otto (1818 - 1870), Painter

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 11 March 1818, in Koblenz (Rhineland-Palatinate); died 3 October 1870, in Baden-Baden (Baden-Württemberg).

Painter. Genre scenes, landscapes, mountainscapes, waterscapes.

Barbizon School.

In 1842 Georg Eduard Otto Saal was a pupil of Johann Wilhelm Schirmer in Düsseldorf. In 1848 he went to Heidelberg, then to Baden-Baden, where he was appointed court painter. He regularly stayed in the Barbizon region of France.

Reference Entry.  496 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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