Category Archives: Weger

Alexander von Bach 1813-1893

Baron Alexander von Bach was an Austrian politician. His most notable achievement was instituting a system of centralized control at the beginning of the reign of Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria.
Artist: Weger
Date:
Size 16 x 21 cms
Price £28.00

Ref:2230

Carl Joseph Begas 1794-1854

His family (originally “Begasse”) came from Belgium, in the region near Verviers and Liège. He was the third child of Franz Anton Begasse (1764–1842), a judge, and his wife, Susanne née Hoffstadt. In 1802, they moved to Cologne, where he received his first artistic training from the miniaturist, Franz Katz [de]. Later, he studied at the Lyceum in Bonn with Clemens August Philippart (1751–1825). In 1813, he went to Paris, where he became a student of Antoine-Jean Gros. While there, shortly after the Battle of Paris, his talent was noticed by King Friedrich Wilhelm III, who bought one of his works and became his patron. He remained in Paris until 1821. His first works dealt exclusively with Christian themes.
Artist: Weger
Date:
Size 12 x 16 cms
Price £28.00

Ref:2198

Edward VII 1841-1910

Edward VII was king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death in 1910. The eldest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Edward was related to royalty throughout Europe.
Artist: Weger
Date:
Size 9 x 12 cms
Price £14.00

Ref:1316

Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte 1856-1879

Napoléon, Prince Imperial, also known as Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte, was the only child of Emperor Napoleon III and his wife, Eugénie de Montijo. After his father was dethroned in 1870, he relocated with his family to England.
Size 15 x 19 cms
Price £28.00

Ref:2234

Auguste Baison 1846-1916

Daughter of Jean Baptist and Caroline Baison , was prepared for a career in the theater by her father. She first appeared on the stage in children’s roles at the Prague German State Theater in 1858
Artist: August Weger
Date:
Size 14 x 18 cms
Price £28.00

Ref:3024

Mikhail Dmitriyevich Skobelev 1843-1882

Russian general famous for his conquest of Central Asia and heroism during the Russo-Turkish War of 1877–1878. Dressed in white uniform and mounted on a white horse, and always in the thickest of the fray, he was known and adored by his soldiers as the “White General”
Artist: Weger
Date:
Size 15 x 21 cms
Price £28.00

Ref:2231