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Anton Raphael Mengs

German-Bohemian painter
Deutsch: Anton Raphael Mengs (* 12. März 1728 in Aussig, Böhmen; † 29. Juni 1779 in Rom), ein Maler jüdisch-dänisch Abstammung, war vor allem in Rom und Madrid aktiv.
English: Anton Raphael Mengs (March 12, 1728 – June 29, 1779), a painter of Jewish-Danish ancestry active in Rome, Madrid, and Saxony, was a precursor of Neoclassical painting.
Italiano: Anton Raphael Mengs (Aussig, 12 marzo 1728 – Roma, 29 giugno 1779) è stato un pittore e teorico dell'arte tedesco, attivo anche a Roma e a Madrid.
Español: Antonio Raphael Mengs (Aussig, Bohemia, 1728 - Roma, 1779), pintor neoclásico y teórico checo cuya obra se desarrolla fundamentalmente en España.
Anton Raphael Mengs  (1728–1779) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q76718
Anton Raphael Mengs
Description German painter
Date of birth/death 22 March 1728 29 June 1779
Location of birth/death Ústí nad Labem, Bohemia Rome
Work period 1749-1779
Work location Rome, Madrid (1761-1769), Dresden
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Self-portraits and portraits by othersEdit


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