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Franz Xavier Winterhalter


Name
Franz Xavier Winterhalter
Birth Year
1805
Death Year
1873
Country
Germany
Movement
Romanticism

Franz Xavier Winterhalter Biography

Franz Xavier Winterhalter was born in the small village of Mensenschwad in Germany. He studied painting at the academy of Monaco. In 1835, after he painted portrait of Grand Duke Leopold of Baden, Winterhalter was appointed his court painter.


Franz Xavier Winterhalter 17 Most Important Paintings and Artworks