Preissler, Georg Martin
|born on||6 November 1700 (greg.) at 01:30 (= 01:30 AM )|
|Place||Nuremberg, Germany, 49n27, 11e04|
|Timezone||LMT m11e04 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||13°39' 09°15 Asc. 13°54'|
German engraver, the son of Johannes Daniel Preisler. He was most notable for his portraits and a series of twenty-one engravings of classical and neo-classical sculptures in Rome, based on drawings made there by his brother Johan Martin. He died 29 August 1754, Nuremberg.
- child->parent relationship with Preissler, Daniel (born 8 March 1627 Jul.Cal. (18 Mar 1627 greg.))
- sibling relationship with Preissler, Johan Martin (born 14 March 1715)
- sibling relationship with Preissler, Johann Justin (born 4 October 1698 Jul.Cal. (14 Oct 1698 greg.))
Sy Scholfield quotes father's record in "Archiv für die zeichnenden Künste mit besonderer Beziehung auf Kupferstecher- und Holzschneidekunst und ihre Geschichte, Volumes 7-9" (Rudolph Weigel, 1862), p. 372: "1700 d 6 9br: 2. Sohn Georg Martin Preisler [sic] gebohren in der Leonhards Nacht eine ½ Stundte Zwey der grössern gegen Tag."
- Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Engraver)