Rudolf Becker (painter)
Becker was a decorative painter before he enrolled in 1881 to study painting at the Düsseldorf Art Academy . There was Hugo Crola his teacher to 1882nd In 1882 he also took lessons in the engraving class of Carl Ernst Forberg . He then went on study trips to the Netherlands and the Russian Empire . From 1891 he lived in Hamburg again.
Becker's landscape painting treated autumn, the forest as well as rain, evening and moonlight moods as favorite motifs.
- Emil Benezé : Becker, Rudolf . In: Ulrich Thieme , Felix Becker (Hrsg.): General Lexicon of Fine Artists from Antiquity to the Present . Founded by Ulrich Thieme and Felix Becker. tape 3 : Bassano – Bickham . Wilhelm Engelmann, Leipzig 1909, p. 151 ( Textarchiv - Internet Archive ).
- Museum Kunstpalast : Artists of the Düsseldorf School of Painting (selection, as of November 2016) , PDF
- Finding aid 212.01.04 Student lists of the Art Academy Düsseldorf , website in the portal archive.nrw.de ( Landesarchiv Nordrhein-Westfalen )
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German painter|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1856|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Hamburg|
|DATE OF DEATH||after 1891|