(1810 - 1887)
Carl Dahl was active/lived in Germany. Carl Dahl is known for Portrait and landscape painting.
Carl Dahl was born in Berlin in 1810 and began his education in art in his hometown. In 1833 he attended the Düsseldorf Academy of Art and joined the landscape class of Johann Wilhelm Schirmer. With a couple of interruptions he remained at the academy until 1838/39.
Following his teachers, Dahl made exactly observed studies of nature on geological, topographic and meteorologic phenomena, which he then integrated into his paintings in the studio. Next to the influence of Schirmer, Dahl's late romantic atmospheric landscape also shows a certain closeness to the just slightly older colleague Carl Friedrich Lessing.
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