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Valvasor, Johann Weikhard von (Baron)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/benz/9780199773787.article.B00188246
Valvasor, Johann Weikhard von (Baron)

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Austrian, 17th century, male.

Born 27 May 1641, in Ljubljana; died 19 September 1693, in Krsko.

Engraver (burin), draughtsman.

Ethnographer and topographer, Valvasor engraved about 10,000 plates for maps, landscapes and book illustrations.

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Subjects: Painting ; Prints and Printmaking ; Renaissance Art

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