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Quiquerez, Ferdo (1845 - 1893), painter

Zdenko Rus

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Croatian painter of French descent. He studied law and simultaneously took lessons in painting from Josip Franjo Mücke (1819–83), the Zagreb-based portrait and history painter. Politically, Quiquerez adopted the South Slav ideology of Bishop J. J. Strossmayer, while his patriotic and romantic inclinations led him towards history painting. In 1870 he entered the Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Munich, studying under Johann Leonhard Raab (1825–99) and Karl Theodor von Piloty, but owing to poor health he

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