BORN 24 Feb 1849, Berlin: Spittelmarkt 11/12 - DIED 18 May 1910, Berlin: Köningin-Augusta-Strasse 41|
GRAVE LOCATION Berlin: Alter Friedhof der St.-Jakobi-Kirchengemeinde, Karl-Marx-Straße 4-10, Neukölln (Feld JCI-545 (Ehrengrab))
German impressionist. He was the son of a goldsmith from Zagreb.
From 1865 to 1869 he studied at the Academy of Art in Berlin.
He travelled in Europe and moved to Paris in 1882. There he
exhibited at the Salon in 1883. In 1892 in Berlin, together
with Liebermann and Leistikow, he founded the Gruppe XI that
resisted academic tradition.|
In 1898 he was a co-founder of the Berlin Secession and he exhibited at the World Exhibitions of 1899, 1900 and 1901. In 1904 he became a member of the Senate of the Royal Academy of Arts. In 1905 he won the gold medal at the Großen Berliner Kunstausstellung. He died in 1910 at his home in Berlin.
was teacher to Antoine, Otto
has a connection with Liebermann, Max
Skarbina, Franz - Gedächtnis Berlin
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