Lot 3920. Prof., Johann Wilhelm Schirmer, By The River

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Auction date:28.02.2020   10:00
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Lot 3920Prof., Johann Wilhelm Schirmer, By The River
Prof., Johann Wilhelm Schirmer, On a river with a large group of trees on the banks of a slowly flowing river in a flat landscape, with Angler, and a Pair of swans, under the airy cloudy sky, watercolor, mid 19th century. Century, in the middle J W Schirmer signed"", gegilbt, under passe-partout behind glass framed, passe-partout cutout approx: 26.5 x 41.5 cm. Artist info: dt. A landscape painter and graphic artist of the düsseldorf school (1807 Jülich until 1863 Karlsruhe), 1821-24 book binder apprenticeship in the workshop of the father, and from 1826 to study at the art Academy in Düsseldorf, in 1836, to visit the Netherlands, and in Normandy, in 1839 Professor at the düsseldorf Academy, and is in addition to Lessing as the founder of the düsseldorf school of painting, his pupils were, among others, Oswald Achenbach, Arnold Böcklin and Anselm Feuerbach, 1840 trip to Italy, in 1854, appointed by Grand Duke Friedrich I. the first Director of the newly established Karlsruhe school of art, here, among other things, the teacher of Hans Thoma and Anton von Werner, source: Thieme-Becker lexicon of the düsseldorf school of painting, and Wikipedia.

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