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German, 19th century, male.

Born 1787, in Mainz; died 1843, in Frankfurt.

Painter. Landscapes.

Brother and pupil of Johann Ackermann, he quickly established a reputation as a landscape artist and set himself up near his brother in Frankfurt.

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British, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 12 October 1854, in Edinburgh; died 1929, in North Berwick.

Painter (including gouache). Interiors with figures, landscapes, urban landscapes, gardens, urban views, architectural views, interiors, portraits.

Having studied at the Royal Scottish Academy under George Paul Chalmers and MacTaggart, Patrick Adam went on to exhibit at the Royal Scottish Academy at the age of 18 and at the London Royal Academy ...

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British, 19th century, male.

Painter. Landscapes with figures, landscapes.

Douglas Adams, a landscape artist, exhibited from 1880 at the Royal Academy, the Suffolk Street Gallery and the New Gallery.

London, 23 April 1910: George from Sannox on the Isle of Aran, GBP 42

London, 8 May 1981...

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British, 19th century, male.

Active in Liverpoolc.1870.

Landscape artist.

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Denis A. Lambin

French landscape architect and civil engineer. A graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique (1835) and Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (1838), Paris, he was sent to Bordeaux to reorganize the harbour’s access and the forest of the Landes. In 1851 Georges Eugène Haussmann, the newly appointed Préfet de la Gironde, asked Alphand to prepare the festivities in honour of the official visit of the French President, Prince Louis Napoleon. After the Prince became emperor, as Napoleon III, in ...

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Brent Elliott

English house and garden in Staffordshire. The garden was first laid out between 1814 and 1827 by the owner, Charles Talbot, 15th Earl of Shrewsbury, with assistance from the landscape gardener John Buonarotti Papworth and the architect Robert Abraham (1774–1850); it was further improved by ...

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German ruler and garden designer. After leaving the Prussian Army in 1757, he devoted himself to governing Dessau, instituting provision for the poor, public health and education. He made four journeys to England (1763–85) with Friedrich Wilhelm Erdmannsdorff, with whom he also travelled through Italy (...

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Andreas Kreul

German architect, draughtsman, landscape designer and painter. He studied from 1778 to 1783 at the University of Göttingen and the Royal Danish Academy in Copenhagen, where he was awarded four prizes. His early designs included drawings for the hothouse of the botanic gardens in Copenhagen and a lecture room at Schloss Charlottenburg, Berlin. While visiting Paris in ...

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Arkadia  

Anna Bentkowska

Park near Łowicz, Poland. The best-preserved 18th-century Romantic landscape park in Poland, it was founded in 1778 by the patron and collector Princess Helena Radziwiłł (1749–1821). She competed as a patron with Princess Izabela Czartoryska, and Arkadia was a response to the latter’s park (destr.), also called Arkadia, at Powązki, outside Warsaw. Princess Helena Radziwiłł conceived the literary and philosophical idea of the park, and in order to realize her project she employed ...

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Latvian, 20th century, male.

Born 15 January 1908, in Riga; died 13 January 1997.

Painter.

Until 1933, Ansis Artums was a pupil of the Post-Impressionist landscape artist Vilhelms Pruvitis at the academy of art in Riga. He lived in Tukums and participated in many collective exhibitions including the ...

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Swiss, 19th century, male.

Born 1778, in Geneva; died 25 May 1834, at Choully, near Geneva.

Painter, draughtsman. Historical subjects, landscapes, landscapes with figures.

Having studied in Geneva with Pierre-Louis Larive-Godefroy, a landscape artist after Claude Lorraine, he went to Paris and joined Jacques-Louis David's studio. Later, he worked under the guidance of Anne-Louis Girodet....

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British, 19th century, male.

Active 1850-1860s.

Landscape artist.

Henry Backhouse exhibited in London in 1856.

Harrogate (Mercer AG): Alpine Valley with Bridge (1867, watercolour)

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British, 19th century, male.

Landscape artist.

J. Backhouse exhibited in London in 1855.

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British, 19th century, male.

Active in Winchester.

Landscape artist.

Baigent exhibited in London from 1843 to 1846.

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British, 19th century, male.

Painter. Landscapes.

A landscape artist, Baildon exhibited a View of Edgecroft in 1824, followed in 1841 by another landscape at the Royal Academy in London.

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British, 19th century, male.

Active in Londonc.1884.

Landscape artist.

Arthur Bailey exhibited at the Suffolk Street Gallery in 1884 and 1885.

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James D. Kornwolf

English architect, interior designer, garden designer and writer . He was articled to Charles Davis (1827–1902), City Architect of Bath, from 1886 until 1889 but learnt little and was largely self-taught. In 1889 he started his own practice on the Isle of Man, where he built a number of buildings, including his own Red House, Douglas (...

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British, 19th century, male.

Landscape artist.

R.M. Baily exhibited in London in 1874.

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British, 19th century, male.

Active in Woolwich.

Landscape artist.

J. Baker exhibited at the Suffolk Street Gallery from 1840 to 1851.

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British, 19th century, male.

Active in Kilburn, London, in the second half of the 19th century.

Landscape artist.

A.P. Barclay exhibited in London in 1873 and 1880.