Joseph Anton Koch

Portrait of Joseph Anton Koch

Joseph Anton Koch: (1768-1839) was an Austrian painter. He first became known as an Austrian neo-classicist landscape painter but then established himself in German Romanticism. He was born in Elbigenalp, Austria on 27th July 1768 and died in Rome, Italy on 12th January 1839 aged 70.

Major Works

“The Death of Oscar” (1804)
“Noah Offers up Thanks” (1814)
“Serpentara Landscape with the Procession of the Magi” (1820)
“l’inferno di Dante” 1825.
“Portrait von Johann Michael Wittmer” (1830)