Farmer Plowing with Horses by Gustav Marx


Gustav Marx (German, 1855-1928) 

Gustav Adam Christian Marx was born in 1855 in Hamburg. He became a German landscape, genre and horse painter, illustrator and lithographer. From 1870, Marx initially took an apprenticeship and was active as a lithographer, and then took parallel evening studies at the Hamburg School of Applied Arts. From 1875-79 Marx was a private pupil of Christian Kröner in Düsseldorf and trained with Wilhelm Camphausen. Gustav Marx participated in the Berlin art exhibitions and the Glass Palace in Munich.

Oil on Canvas

30 x 45 in.