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Rudolf Johann Weisse

 (1846 - 1933)
Rudolf Johann Weisse was active/lived in Switzerland.  Rudolf Weisse is known for figure and genre painting.

Rudolf Johann Weisse

Rudolph Weisse was born in Usti, Bohemia. While he is often confused with the Swiss Orientalist painter, Johann Rudolf Weiss (1846-1933), both men have their own distinct styles. According to Bénézit’s Dictionary of French Artists, Weisse specialized in portraits of Parisian beauties and Orientalist street scenes of Cairo. Weisse studied at the Viennese Akademie der Vildenden Künste and exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1889-1927. His paintings were also shown in Vienna, London, Bordeaux, and Toulon. He was awarded a Médaille d’Honneur for his “Scène Orientale” and “Portrait de Femme” at the Paris Exposition Universelle in 1889 and a gold medal in Vienna in 1920. A contemporary reviewer of the Paris Exposition Universe  ...  Displaying 750 of 1035 characters.

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About  Rudolf Johann Weisse

Born:  1846 - Basel, Switzerland
Died:   1933 - Biel
Known for:  figure and genre painting