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Last NameBauer    
Given NameFranz Andreas    
alt. NamesF. A. B. ; Francis A. Bauer ;     
MarriageTherese (1xxx-1xxx) ?    
Children3 ?     
Year born1758 in Valtice, nowadays Czech Republic    
Year died1840    
Place of deathKew near London    
Father's occupationcourt painter to the Prince of Liechtenstein, Lukas Bauer (1xxx-1761)    
RelativesTherese (mother) ; ->Josef Anton Bauer (brother) ; ->Ferdinand Lukas Bauer (brother) ;    
Educationart from mother & Norbert Boccius ; University of Vienna (painting and microscopy)    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forNikolaus Joseph Freiherr von Jacquin & Joseph Franz von Jacquin; Anton Stoerck; John Lindley & F.A.B.: Illustr. of Orchidaceous Plants by Francis Bauer w. notes & Prefactory remarks by J.L., w. 35 lith. pl. in 4 parts, 1830-1838; William Aiton (1731-1793); Francis Masson: Delineations Exotick Plants (1796-1803); Hooker: Genera filicum (1838-42); Sir Joseph Banks & Robert Brown; Stoerck: Libellus (1771); Delineation of Exotick Plants, 1796;    
PatronageCount Dietrichstein; Joeph Banks; King George II; George III; Queen Charlotte; Princess Elizabeth; Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew; W. Hooker; W. Cattley;    
CollaboratorsEverard Home ; Sir William Jackson Hooker ; Ferdinand L. Bauer ;    
Techniquesbotanical, zoological, and microscopic painting, watercolour, handcoloring, drawing, engraving    
Sample(s)www.picturingplants.com/2011/05/franz-bauer-stretlitzia-reginae_19.html;http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41Y1EZWDCXL._SL500_AA300_.jpg    
Archival sourcesNatural History Museum, London; Niedersächsische Staats- & Universitätsbibl., Göttingen; Naturhist. Museum, Vienna; Kew    
Published sourcesNissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966 ## 98 & 1200; Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ; Sawyer 1971: 100f., 140 & 167 ; Pinault 1991 ; B. J. Ford: Images of Science 1992: 43 & 46; Saunders 1995; Lack 1987: 166f. & 186f. ; Lack: Gebrüder Bauer 2003 & Eden 2008 ; Magee 2009: 8-12, 77, 199 & 221ff. ; Daniels 1974: 10f. ; Henderson 2015 ; Orchids 1991: 19 ;    
otherFeldsberg, Moravia; to England 1788; microscopic anatomic illustr for Sir Everard Home. Resident artist at Kew for 50 years. See also: http://fmhibd.library.cmu.edu/HIBD-DB/ArtCat/recordlist.php?-skip=800&-max=25 ;    
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