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Last NameZwinger    
Given NameGustav Philipp    
alt. NamesG. P. Z. ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1779 in Nürnberg / Nuremberg    
Year died1819    
Place of death    
Father's occupationpainter and engraver Sigmund Zwinger (1744-1813)    
Relatives    
Educationtrained by his father; completed his studies under Heinrich Füger in Vienna    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forMeyer & Wolf: Taschenbuch der deutschen Vogelkunde (1810) ;    
Patronageprofessor and director of the Art School in Nürnberg / Nuremberg    
Collaborators    
Techniquesorntihological and zoological drawing    
Sample(s)    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesBryan's Dictionary of Painters and Engravers ; Herdeg 1973: 35 ; Wilhelm Schäfer: Das wissenschaftliche Tierbild (Frankfurt: Kramer, 1949) ;     
otheralso known as history painter    
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