Saar, Karl von

MINIATURE PAINTER (AUSTRIA)
BORN 22 Aug 1797, Wien - DIED 25 Mar 1853, Wien
GRAVE LOCATION Wien-Simmering: Marxer Friedhof, 3., Leberstraße 6-8 (175 (Lage auf Plan))

Karl van Saar studied from 19811 at the Academie der Bildende Künste in Vienna, where J. Lampi, Caucig and Mössner were his teachers. He worked as an ullustrator before he specialised in painting portraits. He also painted historical pictures in his early career and flowers after 1850. His portraits were often used for engravings and lithographs.

Images

The grave of Karl von Saar at the St. Marx Cemetery, Vienna.
Picture by Androom (17 Aug 2007)

 

Sources
• Rechnitz, Stefan, Grabstätten Berühmter Männer und Frauen, Eind Rundgang durch die Wiener Vorstadtfriedhöfe, Gerlach & Wiedling, Wien, 1948
Saar, Karl von


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Published: 11 Feb 2022
Last update: 11 Feb 2022