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Abel, Ernst Augustlocked


German, 18th century, male.

Born c. 1720, in Zerbst; died c. 1790, in Darmstadt.

Miniaturist, watercolourist, pastellist, engraver, draughtsman.

Brother of E. H. Abel, Ernst August Abel was a rootless artist in his early career. He lived and worked in London, Hamburg, Paris and Frankfurt. In ...

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