Raphael Kirchner

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Style: Art Nouveau;Symbolism;Orientalism

Place: Vienna

Born: 1876

Death: 1917

Nationality: Austria

Biography:

Raphael Kirchner (1876 - August 2, 1917) was an Austrian artist, principally a portrait painter and illustrator best known for Art Nouveau and early pin-up work, especially in picture postcard format. Kirchner was born in 1876 in Vienna, Austria, and attended the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. He moved to Paris in the year 1900, making illustrations ...