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WAGNER, Alexander von (1838 - 1919), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WAGNER, Alexander von (1838 - 1919), Painter

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Hungarian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 16 April 1838, in Budapest; died 19 January 1919, in Munich (Germany).

Painter. History painting, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes, still-lifes.

[not available online]Alexander von Wagner was the pupil of K.Van Blaas and of P.J.N.Geiger at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Vienna and of Piloty in Munich. He was given a teaching post at the Vienna academy in 1866.

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