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WALDMÜLLER, Ferdinand Georg (1793 - 1865), Painter, lithographer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WALDMÜLLER, Ferdinand Georg (1793 - 1865), Painter, lithographer

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Austrian, 19th century, male.

Born 15 January 1793, in Vienna; died 23 August 1865, in Hinterbrühl near Vienna.

Painter, lithographer. Genre scenes, portraits, interiors, landscapes, waterscapes.

Biedermeier.

School of Munich.

Waldmüller's parents had intended that he should embrace the religious life, but his preference for painting prevailed. He studied in the studios of Mauer and Lampi at the Wiener Akademie. In 1832 he

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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