Klopp, Nico

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Name
Klopp, Nico Gender: M
Nicolas Klopp
born on 18 September 1894 at 02:00 (= 02:00 AM )
Place Bech-Kleinmacher, Luxembourg, 49n32, 6e21
Timezone LMT m6e21 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 25°07' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 29°02 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 14°43'



Nico Klopp

Biography

Luxembourg painter remembered above all for his post-impressionist paintings of scenes on the River Moselle where he lived. Both his landscapes and his still lifes are distinctive in their bright colouring and their solid strokes which clearly bring out the main subjects.

In the mid-1920s, he was among those who reacted not just against the trends of the 19th century but also against the impressionists, inspired by artists such as Vincent van Gogh and Paul Cézanne. Together with Joseph Kutter and a group of other Luxembourg artists, he therefore broke away from the Cercle artistique de Luxembourg and became a co-founder of the Salon de la Sécession in 1927, inspired by secessionist developments in Munich, Vienna and Berlin.

He died in Luxembourg City on 29 December 1930, aged 36.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • associate relationship with Cito, Claus (born 26 May 1882)

Events

Source Notes

Birth certificate provided by Sy Scholfield.

Categories

  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter)