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STÖWER, Willy (1864 - 1931), Painter, illustrator, writer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
STÖWER, Willy (1864 - 1931), Painter, illustrator, writer

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German, 20th century, male.

Born 22 May 1864, in Wolgast; died 31 May 1931, in Tegel, near Berlin.

Painter, illustrator, writer. Seascapes.

Stöwer illustrated several magazines and books dedicated to the navy. As one of the favourite painters of Kaiser Wilhelm II, he accompanied him on most of his trips, for the purpose of making sketches, notably on a sea voyage undertaken by the

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