BORN 22 Jan 1817, München - DIED 4 Jun 1880, München|
GRAVE LOCATION München, Bayern: Alte Südfriedhof, Thalkirchnerstrasse 17 (27-01-25/26)
Third son of Albrecht Adam and brother of Benno Adam. He mostly painted battles and the life of soldiers. Together with his brother Julius he created a series of prints on the Austrian campaign in Italy in 1849. He had travelled with Karl von Schwarzenberg and witnessed several battles.
He lived in Italy until he returned to Munich in 1853. After he married in 1858 he went to Italy once more to witness and paint the war. He also painted the Franco-German war of 1870/1871.
Father: Adam, Albrecht
Brother: Adam, Benno
Brother: Adam, Franz
is brother/sister of Adam, Benno
Hufnagel, Max Joseph, Berühmte Tote im Südlichen Friedhof zu München, Zeke Verlag, Würzburg, 1983
Winkler Prins Encyclopedie (editie 1909), 1909
ADB:Adam â€“ Wikisource