Chodowiecki, Daniel Nicolas
German, 18th – 19th century, male.
Born 16 October 1726, in Danzig (now Gdansk, Poland); died 7 February 1801, in Berlin.
Painter, engraver, miniaturist, enameller, illustrator. Religious subjects, mythological subjects, portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.
Of Polish origin, he went to Berlin in 1743. Originally a painter of enamels, he then, after studying under Christian Bernhard Rode, gained a name for himself through the publication of the Berlin academy almanac, for which he executed a series of plates illustrating the main scenes of the ...