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SCHEFFEL, Martin (1729 - 1783), Miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHEFFEL, Martin (1729 - 1783), Miniaturist

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Swedish, 18th century, male.

Born 1729, in Sigtuna; died 19 February 1783, in Stockholm.


This artist was the son of Johan Henrik Scheffel. He painted several miniatures that were attributed either to his father, or to his sister Margaretha. The Nasjonalgaleriet in Stockholm has one of his miniatures, The Judgement of Paris.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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