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Last NameAgricola    
Given NameChristoph Ludwig    
alt. NamesC. L. A. ;     
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1667 in Regensburg / Ratisbone    
Year died1719    
Place of deathRegensburg, now Bavaria, Germany    
Father's occupation    
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Educationinfluenced by French painters Claude Lorrain & Nicolas Poussin    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forstrictly naturalistic paintings ;    
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniquesbotanical, zoological, entomological, and ornithological painting, watercolour, and engraving    
Sample(s)www.picturingplants.com/2012/03/christoph-ludwig-agricola-rosa-gallica.html ;www.arcadja.com/auctions/en/agricola_christophe_ludwig/artist/201/    
Archival sourcesStadtarchiv Regensburg: death certificate; Institut Néerlandais Paris;     
Published sourcesADB 1 (1875):143; NDB 1 (1953): 98; Th-B; AKL; Pinault et al1984:47; Christine E Jackson: Great Bird Paintings of the World,1(1993):134f; Rüdiger Klessmann: Landschaftsmaler CLA. in Niederdeutsche Beiträge Kunstgeschichte 43(2006):207-24;    
otherborn & died in Regensburg, Bavaria, now Germany; traveled widely to England, France, Italy (esp. Neapel / Napoli) & Netherlands.    
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