Franz Xaver Messerschmidt


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(b Wiesensteig, nr. Ulm, 6 Feb. 1736; d Pressburg [now Bratislava, Slovakia], ?19 Aug. 1783).

Austrian sculptor. He was trained initially by his uncles Johann Baptist Straub (1704–84) and Philipp ...

Subjects: Art.

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