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Karl Bennewitz von Loefen (Thorn 1826 - Eutin 1895) - Artist
German landscape painter, initially he pursued a military career, was taught in painting by A. W. Schirmer in Berlin a. A. Zimmermann in Munich, began with dramatic-romantic landscapes, under the influence of the schoolf of Barbizon he turned to unpretentious landscapes. Mus.: Berlin (Nat.-Gal.), Hamburg (Kunsthalle), Schleswig (SHLM), Kiel, Hannover, Weimar. Lit.: Saur, Thieme-Becker.