List of Artists → Christian Sell d.Ä.
German battle painter. S. studied at the Düsseldorf academy under Th. Hildebrandt a. W. Schadow. As a war artist he accompanied the wars of 1864, 1866 a. 1870/71. His son of the same name was a battle painter too. Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle), Hannover, Lübeck, Flensburg, Gdansk, Wroclaw a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Rump, Der Neue Rump a. others.