Reference Entry

VOLTZ, Ludwig or Louis (1825 - 1911), Painter, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
VOLTZ, Ludwig or Louis (1825 - 1911), Painter, draughtsman

Show Summary Details


German, 19th century, male.

Born 28 April 1825, in Augsburg; died 26 December 1911, in Munich.

Painter, draughtsman. Genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with figures, animals.

A son of Johann M. Voltz and younger brother of Friedrich Voltz, Ludwig Voltz attended the art academy in Munich in 1843-1845. He exhibited in Vienna in 1848 and Munich in 1854. Among his key works are Wild Boars and

Reference Entry.  335 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.