The painter 

Gregor von Bochmann (1850 - 1930)

  • Born on June 1st, 1850 on the domain Nehatu in Estonia.
  • Studied at the Nicolai-Gymnasium in Tallinn, where his art teacher, Albert Sprengel, discovered Gregor's talent for painting.
  • From 1868, studied painting at the Academy of Arts in Düsseldorf, Germany.
  • Founded his own studio in Düsseldorf in 1871. 
  • Married Emilie Poensgen in 1877.
  • In 1893, became a member of the Academy of Arts of Berlin.
  • Received the title of professor from the Academy of Arts in Düsseldorf.
  • Died on February 12, 1930 in Hösel near Düsseldorf.

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Biography (in german)

Small collection of some works

Work catalogue   (version of Febr. 2016)

Documentation: Musems, Exhibitions, Journals, Newspapers and private Collections (new organization and new information) (in german)

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I am in the process of building up a work catalogue of the painter Malers Gregor von Bochmann. I would appreciate any indications about the works of the artists. You may send such information, if possible with some photo, as e-mail. (I am the great-grandson of the painter).

Gregor v. Bochmann , computer scientist


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Web site established in 1999; last update: Febr. 2016