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Johann Heinrich Schröder (Meiningen 1757 - Meiningen 1812) - Artist
German portrait painter, the best German pastel painter since A. R. Mengs. S. was pupil of J. H. Tischbein in Kassel. After travelling England a. the Netherlands he worked at different German courts before becoming painter to the court in Brunswick in 1785, later in Baden. Mus.: Berlin (Nat.-Gal.), Braunschweig (Herzog-Anton-August-Mus.), Weimar u.a. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Neil Jeffares, Dictionary of pastellists before 1800, 2006.