Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein
Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein, known as the Goethe Tischbein (15 February 1751 in Haina – 26 February 1829 in Eutin), was a German painter. He was from the from the Tischbein family of artists.
After 1808, he worked for Grand Duke Peter I. He lived in Eutin until he died. His autobiography, Aus meinem Leben, was not published until 1861. It has been not reissued since.
Gallery[change | change source]
Tischbein's most famous painting: Goethe in the Roman Campagna, 1787
Diogenes Searching for an Honest Man
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Tischbein,+Heinrich+Wilhelm". www.zeno.org.
Further reading[change | change source]
- Complete text of Aus meinem Leben @ Google Books (in Fraktur)
Other websites[change | change source]
- Media related to Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein at Wikimedia Commons