MacConnal-Mason Gallery

Franz Richard Unterberger

(Austrian, 1838–1902)

piazetta st. maggiore, venice by franz richard unterberger

Franz Richard Unterberger

Piazetta St. Maggiore, Venice

Price on Request

Biography

Timeline

1838
Born to the son of an art dealer in Innsbruck, Austria on August 15th
1853
First studied at the Munich Academy with Clemens von Zimmermann and Julius Lange and continued training at the Weimar Academy under Albert Zimmermann
1859
After a visit to Milan, returned to Munich due to the unsettled political situation
Enrolled at Dusseldorf Academy where he joined the Achenbach brothers, who became famous for their landscapes
1864
Visited and painted in Norway and Belgium before settling in Brussels; continued to travel in Italy, England, and Scotland and even exhibited in Vienna where he received several medals including the Order of Francis Joseph
1902
Died