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Ernst Schweinfurth

 (1818 - 1877)
Ernst Schweinfurth was active/lived in Germany.  Ernst Schweinfurth is known for painting.

Ernst Schweinfurth

Biography from Kunsthaus Lempertz

Ernst Schweinfurth worked in the studio of Carl Ludwig Frommel in Karlsruhe as of 1832, where he made copperplate prints, engravings and drawings.  After a short stay in Freiburg in Breisgau, he later moved to Munich where he became a member of the Munich Art Society in 1871.  Following sojourns to Dalmatia and Montenegro he settled in Rome in 1853.

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About  Ernst Schweinfurth

Born:  1818
Died:   1877
Known for:  painting