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Barth, Ferdinand

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/benz/9780199773787.article.B00012683
Barth, Ferdinand

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German, 19th century, male.

Born 11 November 1842, in Partenkirchen (Bavaria); died 30 August 1892, in Partenkirchen.

Sculptor, draughtsman.

Ferdinand Barth was a talented sculptor who first studied engraving and wood carving. Having completed his training at Kreling's workshop in Nuremberg, he worked with Knabl and Ludwig Foltz in Munich, where he restored the Church of Our Lady. He drew many illustrations for Braun and Schneider, together with ...

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Subjects: Painting ; Sculpture and Carving ; 19th-Century Art

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