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Johann Ulrich Mayr

male / German
etcher, painter
Augsburg 1630
Saur 2016
Augsburg 1704-11/1704-11-06
buried 6 November 1704
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son of the painter Susanna Mayr
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Biographical information
Active in
  • Amsterdam 1648 - 1649
    pupil of Rembrandt for a year (Saur 2016)
  • Antwerpen 1649
    pupil of Jacob Jordaens
  • Londen (Engeland)
    visited England
  • Rome
    visited Italy
  • München 1657 - 1659
    c. 1657-1659; late 1650s he was painter for the Electoral Court of Munich (Vilsmeier 2014)
  • Wenen 1660
    probably 1659 or 1660. According to Von Sandrart he was called to Vienna and painted Leopold Wilhelm's portrait, for which he was paid handsomely and awarded with a medal and golden chain and medal (Von Sandrart).
  • Augsburg 1662 - 1704
    before 1662; in that year he married in Ausburg. Became in 1684 director of the Reichsstädtischen Kunstakademie, togeher with Johann Sigmund Müller
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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, portrait, Christian religious scene
Entered on: 1992-02-01; Modification on: 2018-12-12


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