PAINTINGS XIXth CENTURY : KAUFMANN KARL (1843-1901)
KAUFMANN KARL (1843-1901)"View from Florence (Italy)"
oil on wood panel signed low right Fr.Gilbert
pseudonym of Karl Kaufmann
Frame gild with gold leaf
Dim panel : 53 X 41 cm
Dim frame : 80 X 69 cm
Pseudonyms : CARNIER Henri, C.Carlo, MARCHAND Charles, Fr. Gilbert
Born in 1843 in Neuplachavitz
Died in 1901 in Vienna
Painter of landscapes, urban landscapes, water landscapes, architecture, orientalism.
He used of pseudonyms, which did not facilitate its identification.
It is not impossible that some of its paintings appear under headings allotted to mysterious remained artists.
He especially specialized in the sights of Eastern cities and aspects of Venice, regarded as carries the East. In certain cases, the cities which it depicts are of the imaginary East.
Dictionary of the painters and sculptors draughtsmen and E.Benezit engravers Volume VII page 719