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Friedrich, Caspar David, 1774-1840

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Personal name headingFriedrich, Caspar David, 1774-1840
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Variant(s)Friedrich, Kaspar David, 1774-1840
Fridrikh, Kaspar David, 1774-1840
Friedrich, C. D. (Caspar David), 1774-1840
LocatedDresden, Germany
Birth date17740905
Death date18400507
Place of birthGreifswald, Germany
Place of deathDresden, Germany
Field of activityLandscape painting
Profession or occupationLandscape painter
Found inMeichner, Fritz. Landschaft Gottes.
Staiger, E. Vor drei Bildern, c1983: t.p. (C.D. Friedrich) p. 5 (Caspar David Friedrich)
Wikipedia, viewed October 16, 2013 (Caspar David Friedrich (September 5, 1774 - May 7, 1840) was a 19th-century German Romantic landscape painter. Friedrich was born in the Pomeranian town of Greifswald at the Baltic Sea, where he began his studies in art as a young man. He studied in Copenhagen until 1798, before settling in Dresden. Died in Dresden, Germany.)