List of Artists → Andreas Achenbach
Andreas Achenbach (Kassel 1815 - Düsseldorf 1910) - Artist
A. was one of the most important landscape and marine painters of the Düsseldorf painting school. He studied at the local academy under J. W. Schirmer. After travelling extensively and living in Munich and Frankfurt he became professor in Düsseldorf in 1859. Mus.: Hamburg (Kunsthalle), Munich, Berlin, Dresden, Düsseldorf, Coogne a. others. Lit.: AKL, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Sitt: A. u. O. Achenbach - Das A un O der Landschaft (Ausst.-Kat. Düsseldorf 1997) a. others.