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The 1901 Jewish Encyclopedia

Veit, Johannes

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German painter; born in Berlin 1790; died at Rome 1854. He studied at Vienna and at Rome, where he especially took Vanucci for his model. Together with his brother Philipp Veit he joined the neo-German school, but distinguished himself by his superior coloring. He painted an altar-piece for the cathedral at Liége and an "Adoration of the Shepherds" for a Catholic church at Berlin, as well as several famous portraits of the Madonna.

Bibliography:
  • Hans Wolfgang Singer, Allgemeines Künstler-Lexicon, Frankfort-on-the-Main, 1898;
  • Bryan, Dictionary of Painters and Engravers, London, 1904.
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Singer, Isidore, Ph.D, Projector and Managing Editor. Entry for 'Veit, Johannes'. 1901 The Jewish Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tje/v/veit-johannes.html. 1901.

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