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Last NameEimmart    
Given NameGeorg Christoph    
alt. NamesG. C. E. ; G. Christ. II / Eimmart the younger ;     
MarriageMaria Walther in 1668, daughter of the weighmaster, Christian Walther    
Childrendesigner and engraver Maria Clara Eimmart (1676-1707), married the astronomer J. H. Müller, died in Altdorf    
Year born1662 in Regensburg    
Year died1705    
Place of deathNuremberg    
Father's occupationengraver Georg Christoph Eimart the Elder (1603-1658)    
RelativesChristine Banns (1xxx-1654) (mother) ;    
Educationinstruction in copper engraving by his father, Georg Christoph Eimart the Elder; studied at the Univ. Jena 1654-58, then resided in Nuremberg    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forJohannes Hevelius: Loca Stellarum Coelest hanc Globo insertarum (Nuremberg 1700) ; De physica telluris rotunditate ;    
Patronage    
Collaboratorswith his daughter ->Maria Clara Eimmart (1676-1707) (daugher) ;    
Techniquesastronomical, cartographical, topographical, and natural history drawing and copper engraving    
Sample(s)www.allposters.com/-sp/The-Astronomical-Instruments-of-Georg-Christoph-Eimmart-Posters_i1739555_.htm ; www.hs.uni-hamburg.de/DE/GNT/bild/eimmart1.jpg     
Archival sourceshttp://naa.net/ain/personen/show.asp?ID=37 ;    
Published sourcesADB ; NDB ; Zedlers Universallexikon ; Bryan's Dictionary of Painters and Engravers, 1886-89; Hans Gaab: Zur Geschichte der Eimmart-Sternwarte, Nuremberg 2005; Doris Gerstl: Drucke des Höfischen Barock in Schweden, Berlin 2000 ; Diefenbacher, Heinz & Bach-Damaskinos 2002: 50-52, 54f. 139 & 186 ;     
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