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overbeck, johann friedrich

Romantic painter of Christian religious subjects, who was leader of a group of German artists known as the Nazarenes, or Lucas Brotherhood (Lukasbund).

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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