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SCHNEIDER, Alexander (1870 - 1927), Painter, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SCHNEIDER, Alexander (1870 - 1927), Painter, engraver

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Russian, 20th century, male.

Born 21 September 1870, in St Petersburg; died 18 August 1927.

Painter, engraver.

Alexander Schneider was a student at the fine arts academy in Dresden from 1889 to 1892. He was professor at the fine arts school in Weimar from 1904 to 1908, and then spent time in Florence and Dresden. Schneider's work was influenced by Titian, Cornelius, Klinger and Böcklin. He painted

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