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Friedrich Kallmorgen

 (1856 - 1924)
Friedrich Kallmorgen was active/lived in Germany.  Friedrich Kallmorgen is known for painting.

Friedrich Kallmorgen

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 Friedrich Kallmorgen  was born in Altona 1856.  He was a painter and graphic artist in the tradition of the school of Barbizon. He had a preference for motifs from the Hamburg Harbour. Friedrich Kallmorgen received his first drawing lessons by his uncle Theodor Küchel.

 In 1875, he visited the preparatory class at the Düsseldorf Academy of Arts under Andreas Müller and Ernst Deger.  Subsequently he moved to the academy of Art in Karlsruhe, where he studied under the landscape painter Hans Fredrik Gude and stylistically followed the Barbizon school, in combination with Dutch influences.

Kallmorgen made many extended national and international journeys.  In 1902 he finally received a professorship in the landscape class at the Berlin Academy of Fine Arts which he pursued with passion until its end. Since 1910, he was a director of the Große Berliner Kunstausstellung.

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About  Friedrich Kallmorgen

Born:  1856 - Altona
Died:   1924 - Grötzingen
Known for:  painting