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SCHINKEL, Karl Friedrich (1781 - 1841), Painter, watercolourist, copyist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHINKEL, Karl Friedrich (1781 - 1841), Painter, watercolourist, copyist, engraver

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 13 March 1781, in Neuruppin (Brandenburg); died 9 October 1841, in Vienna.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, copyist, engraver, draughtsman, illustrator, lithographer, decorative designer. Portraits, landscapes, architectural views.

Schinkel began his studies at the academy of architecture in Berlin, then devoted himself mainly to painting. He visited Italy in 1803, and after returning to Germany he had

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