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SCHAEFELS, Hendrik Frans (1827 - 1904), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHAEFELS, Hendrik Frans (1827 - 1904), Painter, engraver

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Belgian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 2 December 1827, in Antwerp; died 9 June 1904, in Antwerp.

Painter, engraver. History painting, landscapes with figures, seascapes.

[not available online] [not available online]Hendrik Frans Schaefels studied under Jacobs Jakob and inherited the latter's taste for broad-scale romantic compositions, as may be seen in his Battle of 'The Avenger' sent to the Paris Salon in 1849. That

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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