Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Eduard Schleich I  (1812 - 1874)

About: Eduard Schleich I
 

Summary

Examples of his work

 
 

Biography*

Exhibits - current  
 

Discussion board

Send me updates

 
    Signature Examples*  
 
Buy and Sell: Eduard Schleich I
  For sale ads

Auction results*

 
  Wanted ads Auctions upcoming for him*  
 

Dealers

Place a classified ad  
 
Lived/Active: Germany      Known for: painting

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription

Available for Eduard Schleich I:

Biographical information (Eduard Schleich I)

yes

Dealers (Eduard Schleich I)

1

Auction records - upcoming / past (Eduard Schleich I)

57

Discussion board entries (Eduard Schleich I)

0

Image examples of works (Eduard Schleich I)

57

Please send me Alert Updates for Eduard Schleich I (free)
What is an alert list?

Ad Code: 3
AskART Artist
from Auction House Records.
Isar Landschaft
Artwork images are copyright of the artist or assignee
Biography from Terenchin:
Please note: Artists not classified as American in our database may have limited biographical data compared to the extensive information about American artists.

At the age of 15, Eduard Schleich becomes a student at the Munich Academy in the history painting class, which he leaves, however, after just a short time. Under the influence of Carl Rottmann, Thomas Fearnley, Christian Ezdorf and Christian Morgenstern, the artist creates, in the following years, many landscape paintings which he paints from memory and from sketches that he has drawn during his extensive walks in the Alps. The early, broad-format paintings, whose motifs are taken from the immediate vicinity of Munich, are still very dark in their use of colour. Together with Christian Morgenstern, Schleich travels to Upper Italy in 1843, although this does not yet have any noticeable influence on his painting. His style does not change until around 1848, when the artist begins to look more closely at 17th century Dutch painting. His pallet of colours becomes warmer and the colour and composition are strongly influenced by Rubens. In 1851, the artist travels with Carl Spitzweg and other artists to Paris and London, where he visits the World Exhibition. After his return, his works reflect the sketchy style of the Barbizon School, with which he became familiar in France. The following years see the creation of Schleich’s famous light-filled depictions of the Upper Bavarian lake areas, which lead to the artist enjoying a considerable reputation during his own lifetime and being honoured as the founder of the Munich Landscape School. The artist is then entrusted, in 1869, with the organisation of the International Art Exhibition of Munich. He makes his last journey to 1872, to Rome. The famous painter dies when he is just 64 years old, in 1874 in Munich.

** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at registrar@AskART.com.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists