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Louis Hess

 (1895 - 1944)
Louis Christian Hess was active/lived in Germany, Italy.  Louis Hess is known for portrait and landscape painting, engraving, drawing, murals.

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Louis Christian Hess (Bolzano 1895 - Schwaz 1944)

1895 - Born in Bolzano on December 24th, Alois Anton Dominikus Hess, son of the chancellery officer Dominikus Hess, originally from Herlatzhofen (Württemberg), Germany, and of Rosa Mayer, originally from Au­stria.  He would have preferred to be called Louis Chri­stian Hess, or more simply, Christian Hess.?

1908 - After the transfer of his family to Innsbruck and his father's death, he leaves the gymnasium for the Staat­sgewerbeschule (the state institute of art) where he distinguished himself in drawing. The earliest engravings in wood and linoleum for a series of ex libris printed by himself.

1912 - He gains experience at the "Mader" art glass factory in Innsbruck   ...  Displaying 750 of 12667 characters.

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