Thomas Ender

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Thomas Ender
Friedrich von Amerling, Der Maler Thomas Ender.jpg
by Friedrich von Amerling

Thomas Ender (3 November 1793 Vienna – 28 September 1875 Vienna) was an Austrian painter.

Biography[edit]

He was twin brother of Johann Ender. He also studied at the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts under professor Joseph Mössmer, becoming a noted landscape painter. He won the grand prize at the Vienna Academy in 1816. Going to Brazil in 1817, he brought back nearly a thousand drawings and water colors. He visited Italy, Palestine, Greece and Paris. In 1836, he became corrector and later professor at the Vienna Academy, filling that chair until 1849.

Works[edit]

Among his works are:

  • “View of Grossglockner”
  • “Castle Tyrol”
  • “Coast of Sorento”
  • “View of Rio de Janeiro” (Vienna Academy)
  • “Chapel in the Woods” (National Gallery, Berlin)
  • “Wooded River Landscape in the Alps” (The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles)

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