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Last NameDietzsch    
Given NameBarbara Regina °    
alt. NamesB. R. D. ; Dietsch / Dietzschin ;     
Year born1706 in Nürnberg/Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany    
Year died1783    
Place of deathNürnberg/Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany    
Father's occupationpainter, draughtsman, engraver Johann Israel Dietzsch (1681-1754)    
Relativessiblings:Clara Susanna Maria, painters:Margaretha Barbara, Johann Siegmund, Johann Christoph, Johann Jakob, Georg Friedrich(1717-77), Johann Albrecht     
Educationtaught by her father    
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forGeorg Wolfgang Knorr: Auserl. Blumen- und Zeichenbuch ; Dietzsch: Sammlung Inländischer Vögel (1770-5) ; C. J. Trew: Hortus Nitidissimus (1750-86) ;    
Patronagedeclined court painting commissions    
Collaboratorsfather J. I. Dietzsch and brother J. C. Dietzsch ; M. B. Dietzsch ;    
Techniqueszoological watercolor, gouache, drawing, on black vellum    
Archival sourcesFitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge ;    
Published sourcesAKL ; Nagler 1836 ; Ludwig 1998; Stratton: art ill nat hist scis. in Endeavour 23(3)1999: 95-7. DScrase: Flower Drawings 1997 ; Pinault 1991: 44 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ;    
otherNuremberg school: vivid colors on contrasting dark background.    

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