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Karl Friedrich Schinkel (1781-1841)

"Karl Friedrich Schinkel (13 March 1781 – 9 October 1841) was a Prussian architect, city planner, and painter who also designed furniture and stage sets. Schinkel was one of the most prominent architects of Germany and designed both neoclassical and neogothic buildings. His most famous buildings are found in and around Berlin." - (en.wikipedia.org 22.10.2019)

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was born 13.03.1781
died Berlin 09.10.1841

Biography

Student architecture Friedrich Gilly (1772-1800) 1798-1800
Student Berlin 1800-1802
professional / worker Painter
professional / worker Architekt Frederick William III of Prussia (1770-1840) Prussia 1815-1830
Traveller Paris Dezember 1804
Traveller Italy 1802-1804

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Berlin13.4083328247070310052.51833343505859400Place of death // Place of studiesdb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Prussia13.4060907363891600052.51917266845703000place of actiondb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Paris2.3513889312744140048.85694503784180000Place of staydb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622
Italy12.5000000000000000042.50000000000000000Place of staydb_images_gestaltung/generalsvg/place-biog.svg0.0622

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