22 May 1848: Birthday of  Fritz von Uhde, German painter and educator (d. 1911)

Fritz von Uhde in 1902 – photo by B. Dittmar (Source)

Fritz von Uhde (born Friedrich Hermann Carl Uhde; May 22, 1848 – February 25, 1911) was a German painter of genre and religious subjects. His style lay in-between Realism and Impressionism, he was once known as “Germany’s outstanding impressionist” and he became one of the first painters to introduce plein-air painting in his country. (Source)

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