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Last NameAlberti    
Given NameIgnaz    
alt. NamesI. A. ;     
Marriageyes; his widow continued his business in 1796 under the name of "Albertis Witwe, k. k. priv. Buchdruckerin"    
Children    
Year born1760 in Vienna    
Year died1794    
Place of deathVienna / Wien, Austria    
Father's occupation    
RelativesNOT to be mixed up w. copper engr. Ignaz Albrecht (1759-1802), who illustr. the Icones Plantarum for Vietz, 1800-22    
Education    
Country of ActivityAustria    
Worked foroachim Johann Nepomuk Spalowsky (1752-1797): Prodromus in Systema Historicum Testaceorum, 1795;     
Patronage    
Collaborators1787, 1782, 1785 Kupferstecherakademie, Vienna; teacher J. Schmutzer, landscapist Brand    
Techniquesnatural history copper engraving & hand-colouring    
Sample(s)http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Ignaz_Alberti12.jpg    
Archival sourceshttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ignaz_Alberti ; www.bibelarchiv-vegelahn.de/bibel_aa.html#Alberti_Ignaz ; www.histpharm.org/40ishpBerlin/L39P.pdf    
Published sourcesAKL 2 1992, 84 ; ThB 1 1907, 196 ; Johanna Senigl: Ignaz Alberti, privil. Buchdrucker, Buchhändler und akad. Kupferstecher. Samt Bibliographie seines Lebenswerkes, Mitteilungen der Internationalen Stiftung Mozarteum 49 (2001): 102-125.    
otherAustrian illustr., engr. & book printer. In 1787, he employed c.20 engr. who applied their skills to cartography & botanical books.    
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