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Johann Gottfried Auerbach

Austrian artist

Died when: 55 years 281 days (669 months)
Star Sign: Scorpio

 

Johann Gottfried Auerbach

Johann Gottfried Auerbach (28 October 1697 – 5 August 1753) was an Austrian painter and etcher.He painted primarily portraits and battle genre works.

Some of his works can be found at the Kunsthistorisches Museum.In 1735, he was appointed Imperial Court Painter by Emperor Charles VI.

In 1750, he became a member of the Academy of Fine Arts.


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