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 Friedrich von Amerling  (1803 - 1887)

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Lived/Active: Austria/Italy      Known for: aristocratic portrait painting

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BIOGRAPHY for Friedrich Amerling
1803 (Vienna, Austria)
1887 (Vienna, Austria)


Self portrait - Young Man (self portrait?), half-length portrait, holding a sketchbook in the right hand

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aristocratic portrait painting

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Friedrich Amerling (Vienna, 1803, Vienna, 1887) started his career illuminating maps and prints before attending the Akademie der bildenden Kunste (Vienna Academy of the Arts) from 1815 until 1824 under Hubert Maurer and others.  From 1824 to 1826 he attended the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague where he was taught by Josef Bergler. 

In 1827 he traveled to London, where he was influenced by the portraitists Sir Thomas Lawrence and Joshua Reynolds.  Further journeys led him t (showing 500 of 2027 characters).

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