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Angelica Kauffmann, aka Marie Anna Angelica Catharina Kauffmann, Angelica Zucchi

Swiss painter and printmaker, active England

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Swiss painter and etcher, and one of the few women artists of the time working in the Neo-Classical style to specialize in both portraits and subject pictures. Her famous sitters include the family of George III in Britain, Grand-Duke Paul and Prince Nikolay Yusupov in Russia, Stanislav II Poniatowski and Stanislav Kostka Potocki in Poland, Queen Caroline of Naples and Emperor Joseph II of Austria.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500115055.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Angelica Kauffmann, aka Marie Anna Angelica Catharina Kauffmann, Angelica Zucchi:

Angelica Kauffmann Woman Tying Her Hair with a Band, ca. 1767 Etching on laid paper
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ULAN biographical content is displayed with permission of the Getty Research Institute. Some ULAN content in some DAC artist records has been lightly edited. Content from the Getty Research Institute is © 2017 The J. Paul Getty Trust. All rights reserved.

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