Julius Günther (painter)
Julius Wilhelm Günther (born October 3, 1830 in Halle an der Saale , † January 19, 1902 in Arnstadt , Principality of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen ) was a German genre painter from the Düsseldorf School .
Günther studied painting at the art academies in Berlin , Antwerp , Düsseldorf and Weimar . In 1854 he was taught at the Düsseldorf Academy by Heinrich Mücke , Theodor Hildebrandt and Rudolf Wiegmann . He lived in Berlin for many years , and from the mid-1890s back in his native Halle. Günther painted cozy genre scenes with titles like Topfgucker , Be good again and I'm bad .
- Günter, Julius . In: Ulrich Thieme , Fred. C. Willis (Ed.): General lexicon of visual artists from antiquity to the present . Founded by Ulrich Thieme and Felix Becker . tape 15 : Gresse – Hanselmann . EA Seemann, Leipzig 1922, p. 208 ( Textarchiv - Internet Archive ).
- Finding aid 212.01.04 Student lists of the Düsseldorf Art Academy , website in the rkd.nl portal ( Rijksbureau voor Kunsthistorische Documentatie )
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Günther, Julius Wilhelm (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German genre painter|
|DATE OF BIRTH||October 3, 1830|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Halle on the Saale|
|DATE OF DEATH||January 19, 1902|
|Place of death||Arnstadt , Principality of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen|