Born: Germany, 1857
Koch, Georg (1857-1936)
Georg Koch was a very well-known German painter, woodcut and lithograph artist of the late 19th - early 20th century. Pupil of his father Carl Koch, he also studied at the Berlin Academy under K.Steffeck, P.Meyerheim and C.Gussow. Georg Koch began exhibiting in 1874. His speciality were animalist paintings depicting hunting, sporting and military (cavalry) scenes. From 1896 he was Professor of the Berlin Academy.