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Last NameGilly    
Given NameFriedrich    
alt. NamesF. G. ;    
Marriage    
Children    
Year born1772 in Altdamm (Dąbie), Pomerania (today Poland)    
Year died1800    
Place of deathKarlsbad, now Czech Republic    
Father's occupation    
Relatives    
EducationIn 1788 enrolled at Akademie der Bildenden Künste in Berlin, main teachers: Carl Gotthard Langhans & Johann Gottfried Schadow;     
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forPrussian travel report & illustrator 1790 through the Netherlands & France ;    
Patronageprofessor at the Berlin Bauakademie since 1798 ;     
Collaborators    
Techniquesarchitectural, technical, and topographical drawing ; hand-colouring    
Sample(s)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friedrich_Gilly#mediaviewer/File:Gilly_Leipziger.jpg    
Archival sourcesPrussian "General-Staatsarchiv Preussischer Kulturbesitz", Berlin, II, HA Gen. Dir., Tit.XII, Nr.7.    
Published sourcesKlosterstrasse 36- Sammeln, Ausstellen, Patentieren (Berlin 2014: 83f.) ; Fritz Neumeyer Introduction to F. G.: Essays on Architecture 1796-1799 (1994) ;    
otherProdigy and the teacher of the young architect Karl Friedrich Schinkel; in 1797 F. G. travelled extensively in France, England, and Austria.    
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