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Last NameKuwasseg    
Given NameJosef    
alt. NamesJ. W. ; J. / Joseph Kuwassegg / Kuwasegk ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1799    
Year died1859    
Place of deathGraz    
Father's occupation    
Relativeslithographer and painter Karl Josef (brother) ; lithographer, painter, and castle inspector in Graz Leopold (brother)    
Educationattended landschaftliche Zeichenakademie Graz    
Country of ActivityAruba    
Worked forpaleontologist, botanist, and plant physiologist Franz Unger (1800-1870): Urwelt (1851) = Primitive World (1853) ;    
PatronageImperial Academy of Science Vienna ;     
Collaboratorslithographer -> Leopold Rottmann ; photographer Russell W. Sedgfield ;    
Techniqueslandscape, botanical, topographical, and geological drawing, lithograpic print, water color, and oil painting    
Sample(s)www.munichhighlights.com/fileadmin/aussteller/2012/weber_unger/galerie/03_weber_unger_kuwasseg.jpg ; http://austria-forum.org/af/AEIOU/Lurgrotte/    
Archival sourceshttp://austria-forum.org/af/AEIOU/Kuwasseg_auch_Kuwasegk,_Josef/Bilder_Kuwasseg_Josef    
Published sourcesNissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966; Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 (without number) ; Österr. Biogr. Lexikon 1815-1950, vol. 4, Lfg. 19, 1969: 377-8 ; Rudwick 1992: 98, 103-33 & 153-7 ; Kirchheimer 1982: 20 ; J. K. c. 2002 ; Chansigaud: Histoire ill. nat. 2009: 133ff. ; Debus: Paleoimagery (68) ;     
otherEntry enriched by Dr. Tobias Krüger, Staatsarchiv Solothurn.    
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