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STIELER, Joseph Karl (1781 - 1858), Painter, miniaturist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
STIELER, Joseph Karl (1781 - 1858), Painter, miniaturist

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 1 November 1781, in Mainz; died 9 April 1858, in Munich.

Painter, miniaturist.

Joseph Stieler started out as a painter of miniatures, before going on to work in oils with Fäsel in Würzburg and Fuger in Vienna. After spending some time in Poland in 1805, he went to Paris, where he became a pupil of Gérard and exhibited in 1808. In

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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