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Wolf, Joseph [formerly Mathias]locked

(1820–1899)
  • Clemency Thorne Fisher

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Wolf, Joseph [formerly Mathias] (1820–1899), wildlife painter, eldest son of Anton Wolf (1788–1859), a farmer and Hauptmann (headman), and his wife, Elisabeth Probstfeld (1792–1867), was born in Mörz, near Münstermaifeld, in Rhenish Prussia, on 22 January 1820. His birth certificate gives his name as ...

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, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)