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Gessner, Salomon, 1730-1788

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Personal name headingGessner, Salomon, 1730-1788
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Variant(s)Gesnerʺ, Solomonʺ, 1730-1788
Gesner, Salomon, 1730-1788
Kesnēr, Soghomon, 1730-1788
Gessner, S. (Salomon), 1730-1788
Gessner, Solomon, 1730-1788
LocatedZurich, Switzerland
Birth date17300401
Death date17880302
Place of birthZurich, Switzerland
Place of deathZurich, Switzerland
Profession or occupationArtists
Special noteNot to be confused with Salomon Gesner, 1559-1605, Lutheran theologian.
Found inHis Schriften, 1762.
Sogh. Kesneri kʻertʻuats i mahn Abeli, 1762: p. 4 ( Soghomon Kesnēr)
His New idyls, 1802: t.p. (S. Gessner; author of The death of Abel)
His The works of Solomon Gessner, 1805.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, via WWW, Jan. 18, 2013 (Salomon Gessner; painter; etcher; translator; writer; ran a publishing house; b. Zurich, Switzerland, Apr. 1, 1730; d. Zurich, Mar. 2, 1788)
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