(1812 - 1876)
Otto Grashof was active/lived in Germany. Otto Grashof is known for painting.
Biography Otto Grashof
Otto Grashof led a somewhat unusual life for the 19th century. Born
in Prenzlau, he grew up in Cologne and studied at the Academies of
Düsseldorf and Berlin. The artist resided in Russia as of 1838, first in
St. Petersburg and then in Moscow from 1841 - 43, before returning to
St. Petersburg in 1845.
Grashof spent the following years in Germany,
before traveling via Spain to South America in 1852. Here he visited
Argentina, Uruguay, Chile and Brazil, before returning to Cologne in
1857. As of 1862 he pursued a career as an author with varying success,
before dying in Cologne at the age of 63.