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Johann Georg Mayr


Name
Johann Georg Mayr
Birth Year
1760
Death Year
1816
Country
Germany

Johann Georg Mayr Biography

Johann Georg Mayr, a painter from Nuremberg, who came to Russia in 1778 at the age of 18 for service in the Academy of Science as a painter and draftsman. He stayed and worked in Russia till his death in 1816. His output was mainly illustrations for scientific treatises. But from 1796 until...


Johann Georg Mayr 4 Most Important Paintings and Artworks