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ZIMMERMANN, August Albert (1808 - 1888), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ZIMMERMANN, August Albert (1808 - 1888), Painter, watercolourist

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 20 September 1808, in Zittau; died 18 October 1888, in Munich.

Painter, watercolourist. Animals, landscapes, mountainscapes.

[not available online]August Albert Zimmermann was the brother of August Maximilian, August Richard and August Robert Zimmermann. He began studying by himself, and then worked at the Kunstakademies in Dresden and Munich. In 1857, he was named landscape professor at the Accademia in Milan,

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