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Allers, Christian Wilhelm, 1857-1915

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Personal name headingAllers, Christian Wilhelm, 1857-1915
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Variant(s)Allers, C. W. (Christian Wilhelm), 1857-1915
Allers, Willy, 1857-1915
Andresen, W., 1857-1915
Associated countryGermany
LocatedCapri Island (Italy)
Birth date18570806
Death date19151019
Place of birthHamburg (Germany)
Place of deathKarlsruhe (Germany)
Profession or occupationArtists Graphic artists Gay artists Expatriate artists Painters
Found inHis La bella Napoli, 1893 : t.p. (illustrations C.W. Allers)
Doss, K. Erfolg und Tragik eines Künstlers zur Kaiserzeit, 1981: t.p. (C.W. Allers) p. 9 (Christian Wilhelm or Willy Allers)
Allgemeines Küstlerlexikon: (Allers, Christian Wilhelm (Willy); also pseudonym Andresen; German draftsman, painter, and graphic artist; born in Hamburg 6 Aug. 1857; died in Karlsruhe, 19 Oct. 1915)
Wikipedia, 22 May 2014: (Christian Wilhelm Allers, German painter and printmaker; resided in Capri beginning in the early 1890s; in about 1902, accused of homosexuality and pederasty in the wake of the Krupp scandal, left Italy to live and travel in various places around the world, and thereafter sometimes used the pseudonym W. Andresen)