Person record: SCHENAU, J. (1737-1806)
|Basic biographical summary of this person
|Full name||Johann Eleazar SCHENAU|
|Relevance of this person||artist and illustrator whose work represented the magic lantern |
|Main period of activity||N/A|
His name at birth was Johann Eleazar Zeissig; he adopted the name Schenau at an unknown date.
|7 November 1737||born at||Großschönau, Sachsen, Germany|
|23 August 1806||68||died at||Dresden, Sachsen, Germany|
|Texts linked to this person||Illustrations (1)|
J. Schenau, Magic lantern engraving in NMLJ 5.3 (April 1988)
|Lucerna ID no. 6003537||Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016|
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