Russ the Elder, Franz (1817-1892)

Russ the Elder, Franz (1817-1892)

Franz Russ the Elder produced portraits and religious works that were characterised by their exquisite detail and delicate brushwork. He was an artist that worked in the classical tradition and was influenced by the old Italian masters. His two sons, Franz and Robert, were also painters.

In 2008, a pair of portraits by Russ the Elder sold for £13,687 at auction.

Nationality: Austrian
Born: 1817
Died: 1992

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Franz Russ The Elder, Portrait Of A Woman In Period Costume

Franz Russ The Elder, Portrait Of A Woman In Period Costume
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