Ludwig Karl Franz Wilhelm Dill

male / German
painter, illustrator, draftsman, watercolorist, academy lecturer
Dill thaught at the Badische Kunstschule in Karlsruhe (1899-1919).
Gernsbach im Murgtal 1848-02-02
Karlsruhe 1940-03-31
Family relationships
this field records any family relationship to one or more other artist(s).
Son of Ludwig Dill, judge, and his wife Rosa; married to 1) Luise Kornbeck (+1905); their son Walter died in the war in 1915 before Verdun; and 2) the paintress Johanna Malburg (1909)
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Biographical information
Polytechnikum (Stuttgart)
Dill studeerde vanaf 1869 aan het Polytechnikum in Stuttgart en vanaf 1872 aan de Akademie der Bildenden Künste in München.
Akademie der Bildenden Künste (München)
Active in
  • Gernsbach im Murgtal 1848 - 1869
  • Stuttgart 1869 - 1872
    study at the Technische Hochschule
  • München 1872 - 1894
    member of the Akademie der Bildenden Künste; on 17 April 1892 founding member together with Franz von Stuck, Fritz von Uhde, Max Slevogt et al. of the Munich ' Sezession' ; first exhibition there in 1893, president in 1894
  • Dachau 1894
    settled there coming from near by Munich
  • Karlsruhe 1899 - 1940
    Professor at the Badische Akademie der Bildende Künste
  • Frankrijk 1874
    Southern France
  • Italië 1874
  • Zwitserland 1874 - 1875
  • Nederland 1880
  • Chioggia 1878 - 1893
    Dill stayed several times between 1878 and 1893 in Chioggia.
  • België 1888
    study trip
  • Bretagne (regio)
  • Frankfurt am Main 1904
    joined exhibition there with Wilhelm Trübner in the Frankfürter Kunstverein
  • Nederland 1912 - 1914
    study trip through Holland, Belgium and France
  • België 1912 - 1914
    study trip through Holland, Belgium and France
  • Frankrijk 1912 - 1914
    study trip through Holland, Belgium and France
Teacher at academy/university
Badische Akademie der Bildenden Künste
from 1899-1919 (till his retirement)
München: opleiding
founding member, teacher and president of the Sezession
active in
died in
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.
coastal view, landscape (as genre), marine (as genre), battle, cityscape, veduta, topography
Art movement
Here we mention the art movement to which an artist belonged. Many art movements have not yet been entered, because the content of this field is still under development.
Münchener Malerschule
Creation date: 1991-12-03; Last modified date: 2020-02-05


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