Johann Christian Michel Ezdorf
(1801 - 1851)
Johann Christian Michel Ezdorf was active/lived in Germany. Christian Etzdorf is known for Landscape painting.
Biography Johann Christian Michel Ezdorf
Johann Christian Michel Ezdorf or Etzdorf (1801-1851), a German landscape painter, was born at Pösneck, in the duchy of Saxe-Meiningen. He studied landscape painting in Munich and its environs, and displayed an especial talent in representing gloomy forests, taking as his models the works of Ruisdael and Van Everdingen.
He visited Norway, the North Cape, Sweden, Iceland, and England. One of his best paintings is in the Modern Gallery at Munich; it represents a Forge by the side of a Waterfall. He died at Munich in 1851.
His younger brother was landscape painter Christian Friedrich Ezdorf (1807-1858).