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SCHENCK, August Friedrich Albrecht (1828 - 1901), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHENCK, August Friedrich Albrecht (1828 - 1901), Painter

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Danish, 19th century, male.

Active in France.

Born 23 April 1828, in Glückstadt (Duchy of Holstein); died 1 January 1901, in Écouen.

Painter. Landscapes, landscapes with figures, mountainscapes, animals.

[not available online] [not available online]Schenck studied with Leon Cogniet at the École des Beaux-Arts de Paris. He made several trips to England and Portugal and finally settled in Écouen, where he ended his career. He exhibited

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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