Louis-Frédéric Schützenberger

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Louis-Frédéric Schützenberger
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Louis Schützenberger
Born(1825-09-08)September 8, 1825
Died(1903-04-17)April 17, 1903
NationalityFrench, German
Known forPainter

Louis-Frédéric Schützenberger (Strasbourg September 8, 1825, Strasbourg April 17, 1903) was a German-French painter.


Portrait of a Man (1897), Musée des Beaux-Arts de Strasbourg.

Schützenberger was born in an Alsatian family of famous brewers in Strasbourg. He was a student of Paul Delaroche and Marc-Charles-Gabriel Gleyre at École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts. Chevalier French Legion of Honor since 1870.

In a period between 1870 and 1885 he was the owner of the Scharrachbergheim-Irmstett castle, where he had made his studio on the first floor.

The artist René Schützenberger was his first cousin once removed.



  • Nouveau dictionnaire de biographie alsacienne, article de Raymond Oberlé, vol. 34, p. 3564

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