(1843 - c. 1901/05)
Karl Kaufmann was active/lived in Austria. Karl Kaufmann is known for luminist marine, architecture, figure and landscape painting.
Karl Kaufmann started his artistic education at the Academy of Vienna.
He subsequently traveled through European countries, such as Norway, the
Netherlands, Germany or Italy. Kaufmann developed a sensitive feeling
for environments and atmospheres, which helped him to specialize in
landscape and architectural painting.
One special feature of his
oeuvre is his habit to sign his works with pseudonyms. For instance,
the names 'B. Lambert', 'Charles Marchand' or 'C. Charpentier' are
well-known signatures by Kaufmann. The majority of his works belongs to