BORN 17 Feb 1804, Hamburg - DIED 19 Feb 1830, München, Bayern|
GRAVE LOCATION München, Bayern: Alte Südfriedhof, Thalkirchnerstrasse 17 (18-01-35)
Son of the baker Friedrich Oldach. From 1821 to 1823 he attended
the Academy of Arts in Dresden. He continued his studies under
Peter von Cornelius in Munich.|
He mainly painted portraits of families and individual persons before he died in Munich, aged only 26. Alfred Lichtwark, the director of the Kunsthalle in Hamburg, wrote a monography about him.
He was buried at the Alte Südfriedhof in Munich. There is also a cross for him at the Museum Heckengarten at the Ohlsdorf Cemetery in Hamburg.
was pupil to Cornelius, Peter von
was written about by Lichtwark, Alfred
Alter Südfriedhof zu München