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Heinrich Gätke (Pritzwalk um 1814 - Helgoland 1897) - Artist
German landscape a. marine painter. G. initially worked in Berlin a. was possibly given lessons by K. Blechen. 1832-48 he exhibited at the Berlin academy. In 1840 he moved to Heligoland where he also worked as ornithologist. G. was the cousin of the writer Theodor Fontane. Mus.: Hamburg. Lit.: Boetticher, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit a. others.
From past auctions
Heinrich Gätke Pritzwalk um 1814 - Helgoland 1897
Proceeds : 1.200 €
Catalog: Auktion 295 (01/2000)