Theodor von Frimmel

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Theodor von Frimmel, fully Theodor von Frimmel-Traisenau (December 15, 1853, Amstetten – December 3, 1928, Vienna) was an Austrian art historian, musicologist and Beethoven biographer. He was born in Amstetten and eventually settled in Vienna.

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Theodor von Frimmel was assistant curator at the Imperial Natural History Museum (Hofmuseum) of Vienna until 1893, later taught art history at the Vienna Athenäum and was director of a gallery. He is mainly remember as musicologist for essays on Beethoven's work, life and images.

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