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Hans Herrmann

 (1858 - 1942)
Hans Herrmann was active/lived in Germany.  Hans Herrmann is known for Landscape painting.

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Hans Herrmann


Biography from Auctionata

Hans Herrmann (1858-1942) studied at the academies in Berlin and Dusseldorf.  During this time he made his first journeys to Holland and Denmark.  He returned to Berlin in 1885.  He became a member of the Academy in Berlin in 1896.

Together with Jacob Alberts, Ludwig von Hofmann, Walter Leistikow, Max Liebermann et al. he founded the progressive group Elf (resignation 1898).  He was a member of the Munich Secession. 

Herrmann left behind a comprehensive oeuvre of Dutch subject matters.  In addition, he is known for his landscapes inspired from his journeys, architectonic views of Berlin and woodcuts. (tm)


Biography from Auctionata
Hans Herrmann was born in Berlin and began his studies at the Academy of Fine Arts under Otto Knille (historical painter) and Karl Gussow (inventor of Gussow brush), before continuing it in the Düsseldorf School of Painting under Eugen Dücker. He was a member of the Berlin Academy, and the group of ‘Elf‘, together with Max Liebermann and Walter Leistikov, which later became the Berlin Secession. Since 1879 there were regular exhibitions of his work, in the Berlin Academy and the Great Art Exhibition, in Munich Glass Palace, in Dusseldorf, Dresden, Vienna, Brussels, Chicago and Melbourne. His works are also represented in numerous German collections. (vwe)


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About  Hans Herrmann

Born:  1858 - Berlin
Died:   1942
Known for:  Landscape painting