Karl Rudolf Gustav Muhlmeister
(1876 - c.1945)
Karl Muhlmeister is known for illustration (books), landscape painting.
Biography Karl Rudolf Gustav Muhlmeister
Karl Mühlmeister was one of the most productive and talented illustrators of children's literature in Germany in the early 20th century. There are designs and watercolors to fairy tales, sagas, and adventure stories such as The Leatherstocking Tales by James Fenimore Cooper, or other children's literature like Johanna Spyri's Heidi.
Little is known about the artist himself. He was born in Hamburg in 1876, lived and worked in Munich until around 1942 and was a member of the "Süddeutsche Illustratorenbund". Where he studied and who his teachers were is unknown, as is the date of his death.
Mühlmeister's luminously colored landscapes conjure up the atmosphere of the whole picture, they are "Stimmu
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