Albrecht Adam (1786 - 1862) A collection of paintings & drawings 2K Ultra HD Silent Slideshow

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Albrecht Adam (1786 - 1862) A collection of paintings and drawings in 2K HD. Silent slideshow.

A German painter of battles and horses, who became famous for his depictions of Napoleon's Russian campaign of 1812.

Born in Nördlingen, he began an apprenticeship as a confectioner in 1803 in Nuremberg. Influenced by the director of the Academy of Fine Arts of Nuremberg and later by the battle painter Johann Rugendas, he turned towards painting, his main interests being horses and the battles of the Napoleonic wars raging in Europe at this date

Adam became famous for his studies of Napoleon's Russian campaign, during which he was attached to the Bavarian contingent as a war artist. In addition to his post as court painter, he was made an officer.

Among other works, he painted a diary of the Russian campaign in 83 scenes.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albrecht_Adam

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