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M.L.
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German
Born
Berlin 1847-07-20
Deceased
Berlin 1935-02-08
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  • Berlijn 1863 - 1868
    1863: first drawing lessons by Carl Steffeck; 1866:studied for two semesters in the Department of Philosophy on the Berlin University (Berliner Universität); afterwards worked in the Studio of Steffeck;
  • Weimar (Thüringen) 1868 - 1873
    1868: studied art on the Saxon Grandduchal School for the Arts ( Großherzogliche Sächsische Kunstschule) under Stanislaus von Kalckreuth, Liebermann was further taught by Ferdinand Pauwels, Paul Thumann and the Courbet pupil Charles Verlat
  • Düsseldorf 1871
    visited the Studio of Munkácsy, whose work made a big impression on Liebermann; in connection he made a first trip to The Netherlands
  • Amsterdam 1871
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam) 1871
    Liebermann visited the Rijksmuseum on 11 and 12 September 1871. ( Visitor's book Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Den Haag 1871
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Scheveningen (Den Haag) 1871
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Parijs 1872
    made acquaintance with the work of Millet, Courbet, Daubigny and Ribot
  • Scheveningen (Den Haag) 1872
    in July and August 1872 Liebermann stayed in Scheveningne (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Leiden 1872
    probably in Leiden and surroundings in 1872 ( Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Katwijk aan Zee (Katwijk) 1872
    probably in Leiden and surroundings in 1872 ( Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Amsterdam 1872
  • Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam) 1872
    visited the Rijksmuseum on 23 and 25 September 1872 ( visitor's book Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Parijs 1873 - 1879
    dedicated his studies in the Louvre to old Dutch masters
  • Barbizon 1874 - 1875
    visited Barbizon twice during the Summer of 1874; first trials in plein-air painting
  • Zandvoort 1875
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Haarlem 1875
    during his visit to Haarlem in 1875 Liebermann may have also visited the Frans Hals Museum (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Amsterdam 1875
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam) 1875
    27 August 1875 the visitor's book of the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam was signed with [.....] Liebermann Berlin {Max Liebermann?] (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Haarlem 1876
    from 1876 almost every year in Haarlem and in the Frans Hals Museum (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Amsterdam 1876
    in Amsterdam meeting with the German artist William Unger and the Dutch painter August Allebé (Häder 1999)
  • Haarlem 1877
    5 and 9 September 1877 Max Liebermann signed the visitor's book of the Frans Hals museum in Haarlem (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Dordrecht 1877
    in Dordrecht in 1877 Liebermann met Eugen Jettel, from Austria (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Zandvoort 1877
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Zweeloo (Coevorden) 1879
    probaly in Zweeloo in 1879 (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Hilversum 1879
    according to the Zeitschrift für bildende Kunst Liebermann might have been to Hilversum in 1879 (Zeitschrift für bildende Kuns (1893, p. p. 254; Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Dongen 1879
    probably in 1879 in Dongen (Wager 1969, p. 12; Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Italië 1879
    trip through Italy,; persuaded by Franz von Lenbach, who he met in Venice, to come and live in Munich
  • München 1879 - 1884
  • Dongen 1880
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Amsterdam 1880
    According to the visitor's book of the Rijksprentenkabinet in Amsterdam, in beginning of August 1880. (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Noordwijk aan Zee (Noordwijk) 1880
    in 1880 probably in Noordwijk aan Zee (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Dongen 1881
    Summer of 1881 ( Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Den Haag 1881
    in September 1881 Liebermann met Jozef Israels in The Hague ( Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Amsterdam 1881
    probably in 1881 in Amsterdam ( Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Artis (Amsterdam) 1881
    Liebermann made sketches in the Amsterdam zoo, Artis in 1881 (Eberle 1995-1996, vol. 2, p. 588)
  • Parijs 1882
  • Zweeloo (Coevorden) 1882
    Summer of 1882 where he met Hans Herrmann and Helmuth Liesegang (Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Berlijn 1884 - 1935
    1914: patriottic illustrations for the magazine 'Kriegszeit' [Time of War]. He showed an anti-allied attitude, for which he would become hartily sorry later on; 1920: nomination as President fort he Prussian Academy of Fine Arts (Preußische Akademie der Künste), every year till 1932 re-elected, and after that honorary president); 1927: honorary citizen of the City of Berlin on occasion of his 80th birthday; 30 January 1933: the Nazis under Hitler come to power; Liebermann steps down as honorary president ; becomes a member of the Jewish Cultural Association (Kulturbund deutscher Juden). He gives financial support to young jews who want to emigrate to Palestine.. In the winter 1933/1934 he painted his last self-portrait; 1934: escewed by the German artists community , living in isolation till his death in februari 1935. His funeral at the Jewish cemetery in Berlin-Weissensee was only attended by the bravest of the brave
  • Scheveningen (Den Haag) 1884
    Made acquaintance with Jozef Israëls in Scheveningen. After thier meeting they traveled together through the Netherlands (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Laren (Noord-Holland) 1884
    with Jozef Israels in Laren where they made their acquantance with the painter Anton Mauve (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Delden (Vorden) 1884
    with Jozef Israels in Delden (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Haarlem 1884
    Probably in October and November 1884 in Haarlem. At the beginning of his stay in Haarlem together with Jozef Israels. (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Amsterdam 1884
    November and December 1884. (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Laren (Noord-Holland) 1886
    Summer 1886 (Häder 1999, p. 266); In Laren Liebermann made his acquantance with the Dutch artists Jan Veth and Anton Mauve (Wagner 1969, p. p15; Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Zandvoort 1887
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Katwijk aan Zee (Katwijk) 1887
    from 4 September 1887 (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Berlijn 1887
    visit of Jan Veth to Liebermann in Berlin in 1887 Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Katwijk aan Zee (Katwijk) 1889
    According to the list of guests in Katwijk aan Zee, from 5 August until at least 27 August 1889. (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Leiden 1889
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Laren (Noord-Holland) 1889
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Huizen (Noord-Holland) 1889
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Zandvoort 1890
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Delden (Vorden) 1890
    Häder 1999, p. 266
  • Haarlem 1890-08-22
    Signed on 22 August with 'Liebermann, Berlin' the visiter's book of the Frans Hals Museum Haarlem (Häder 1999, p. 266)
  • Scheveningen (Den Haag) 1891
    Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Katwijk aan Zee (Katwijk) 1891
    Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Haarlem 1891-08-08
    visitor's book Frans Hals museum Haarlem (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Laren (Noord-Holland) 1891
    according to the subject of the painting presumably in Laren (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Naarden 1891
    according to the subject of the painting presumably in Naarden (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Italië 1893
  • Katwijk aan Zee (Katwijk) 1894
    until the end of September 1894 in Katwijk aan Zee (Bieber 1995; Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Haarlem 1894
    Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Laren (Noord-Holland) 1894
    probably in 1894 in Laren (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Zandvoort 1894
    Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Zandvoort 1895-07
    letter of 16 July 1895 (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Overveen (Bloemendaal) 1895
    Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Haarlem 1895
    Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Scheveningen (Den Haag) 1895
    according to the subject of the painting (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Parijs 1896
    trip with Hugo von Tschudi, director of the Berliner Nationalgalerie; co-founder of the Magazine 'Pan'
  • Zandvoort 1896
    Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Laren (Noord-Holland) 1896
    the end of July (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Laren (Noord-Holland) 1897
    before 28 September 1897 according to a letter of 28 September 1897 (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Laren (Noord-Holland) 1898
    Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Amsterdam 1898
    After 8 September 1898. Liebermann visited the Rembrandt exhibition of 1898 in Amsterdam (Stückelberger 1996, p. 54)
  • Zandvoort 1899
    c. 10 August until the beginning of September according to a letter of 10 August 1899. Liebermann was mentioned in the newspaper of Zandvoort as follows 'Liebermann, Prof. M. Berlin'. In Zandvoort meeting with Jan Veth (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Haarlem 1899
    according to the Visitor's book of the Frans Hals Museum Haarlem on 17 or 18 August 1899; according to Ten-Doesschate Chu 1974, 17 August 1899 (Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Delden (Vorden) 1899
    September 1899 (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Laren (Noord-Holland) 1899
    probably in Laren in 1899 (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Buiksloot (Amsterdam) 1900-07
    according to a letter of 5 July 1900 (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Scheveningen (Den Haag) 1900-08
    according to a letter dated 5 August 1900 (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Haarlem 1901
    visitor's book Frans Hals Museum Haarlem (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Haarlem 1903
    visitor's book Frans Hals Museum Haarlem (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Edam (Edam-Volendam) 1904
    Häder 1999, p. 267
  • Haarlem 1905
    visitor's book Frans Hals Museum Haarlem (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Amsterdam 1906
    Stückelberger 1996, p. 92
  • Haarlem 1907
    visitor's book Frans Hals Museum Haarlem (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Berlin-Wannsee 1909
    as of 1909; he had the architect Paul Baumgarten build his house and garden, which Liebermann would draw and paint numerous times (Braun/Braun/Eckert 2008)
  • Haarlem 1912
    visitor's book Frans Hals Museum Haarlem (Häder 1999, p. 267)
  • Haarlem 1913
    visitor's book Frans Hals Museum Haarlem (Häder 1999, p.267)
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
genre, history (as a genre), coastal view, landscape (as genre), animal painting (genre), portrait, portrait, self-portrait, Christian religious scene, cityscape, still life
Entered on: 1990-04-11; Modification on: 2018-10-15

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