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Johann Köhler / Köler

Birthdate: (73)
Birthplace: Vastemõisa
Death: Died in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
Cause of death: südamerabandus
Place of Burial: Viljandimaa
Immediate Family:

Son of Kõbre Tõnnise / Lubjasaare talu Peet Köhler and Kai Köhler
Brother of Anno / Anu Köhler; Tõnnis Köhler; Ann Köhler; Jürri Köhler; Ado Köhler and 3 others

Occupation: maalikunstnik
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About Johann Köler

Johann Köler was a leader of the Estonian national awakening and a painter. He is considered as the first professional painter of the emerging nation. He distinguished himself primarily by his portraiture and to a lesser extent by his landscape paintings. Some of his most notable pictures depict the Estonian rural life in the second half of the 19th century.

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Johann Köler's Timeline

March 8, 1826
April 10, 1899
Age 73
Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
April 25, 1899
Age 73