German illuminator and printer . He is listed in the Augsburg tax rolls from 1453 as a scribe and from 1477 as a printer. Bämler belonged to the guild of painters, glassmakers, woodcut-makers and goldbeaters, eventually achieving the rank of Zwollfer (director). Examples of his youthful work are two signed miniatures dated ...
French, 19th century, male.
Born 13 March 1806, in Hautvillers; died 13 November 1867, in Paris.
Archaeologist, glass painter.
Adolphe Napoléon Didron the Elder exhibited at the 1852 Salon. He was best known as the founding editor of Archaeological Annals ( Annales Archéologiques).
English designer, writer and activist. His importance as both a designer and propagandist for the arts cannot easily be overestimated, and his influence has continued to be felt throughout the 20th century. He was a committed Socialist whose aim was that, as in the Middle Ages, art should be for the people and by the people, a view expressed in several of his writings. After abandoning his training as an architect, he studied painting among members of the Pre-Raphaelites. In ...
British, 18th century, male.
Active in London from 1760 to 1780.
Stained glass painter, print dealer.