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STIFTER, Adalbert (1806 - 1868), Miniaturist, poet

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
STIFTER, Adalbert (1806 - 1868), Miniaturist, poet

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Bohemian School, 19th century, male.

Born 23 October 1806, in Oberplan; died 28 January 1868, in Linz.

Miniaturist, poet.

Nazarenes group (related to).

A self-taught painter, Adalbert Stifter later became a famous writer. He had links with the Nazarenes group and was an opponent of naturalism. He produced mostly landscapes, particularly of the area around Salzburg and Vienna. His landscapes were natural and not at

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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