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Last NameGoethe    
Given NameJohann Wolfgang (von)    
alt. NamesJ. W. v. G. ;     
MarriageChristiane Vulpius    
Children1 (5)    
Year born1749 Frankfurt am Main, Hessen    
Year died1832    
Place of deathWeimar    
Father's occupationjurist Johann Caspar Goethe    
Education1765-8 drawing from Adam Friedrich Oeser (1717-99) at Leipzig Art Academy    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forGoethe: Italienische Reisen; JC Lavater (1741-1801): Physiognomische Fragmente    
CollaboratorsFriedrich Schiller ; Tulpin ; Alexander von Humboldt ; Christoph Wilhelm Hufeland ; J. P. Hackert ; Wilhelm Tischbein ; D. Chodowiecki ;    
Techniquesbotanical, anatomical, geological, meteorological, optical & mineralogical drawing, watercolor & painting    
Archival sourceshttp://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_Wolfgang_von_Goethe    
Published sourcesNissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966 ; Pinault 1991: 259 ;     
othermostly known as author; w. his natural history sketching also active in Italy; France;    

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