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Liebermann, Max
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(Jul 20, 1847, Berlin – Feb 8, 1935, Berlin) was an important painter and graphic designer in German Realism (IV) and Impressionism. The son of a rich Jewish entrepreneurial family, Liebermann began his training in 1866 with the Berlin painter Carl Scheffeck and attended the Weimar Art School in 1868/1869. Artistic role models such as Mihaly Munkascsy and J.F. Millet shaped Liebermann's anti-academic, realistic concept of art and his preference for subjects from agricultural and middle-class working l…

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Kitschen, Friederike, “Liebermann, Max”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 07 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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