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Carl Roux – Born August 14, 1826 in Heidelberg; Died July 23 1894 in Mannheim
Carl Roux, a German painter, was the son of the master painter and draughtsman Jacob Wilhelm Roux and his second wife, Charlotte Mariana Wippermann. Jacob Roux came from an old Huguenot family where his father was a fencing master, and was a sought-after portraitist in Heidelberg. Carl's first artistic lessons were through his father and at the age of 18, he became a student at the Dusseldorf Art (showing 500 of 1714 characters).