Schumann, Clara


Basic data

  1. Wieck, Clara Josephine Birth Name
  2. September 13, 1819 in Leipzig
  3. May 20, 1896 in Frankfurt/Main
  4. Komponistin, Pianistin
  5. Leipzig, Dresden, Düsseldorf, Berlin, Baden-Baden, Frankfurt/Main


Lithograph by Andreas Staub, 1839 (Source: Wikimedia)
Clara Wieck, from an 1835 lithograph (Source: Wikimedia)
Schönefeld church, where the Schumanns married on 12 September 1840 (Source: Wikimedia)
Schumann in 1853 (Source: Wikimedia)
Joseph Joachim and Schumann, after a lost 1854 drawing by Adolph Menzel (Source: Wikimedia)
Saalhof, the first location of Dr. Hoch's Konservatorium (Source: Wikimedia)
Robert and Clara Schumann's children (photo taken in 1853 or 1854); from left to right: Ludwig, Marie, Felix, Elise, Ferdinand and Eugenie. (Source: Wikimedia)
Clara and Robert Schumann, illustration from Famous Composers and their Works, 1906 (Source: Wikimedia)
Zwölf Lieder auf F. Rückerts Liebesfrühling by Clara and Robert Schumann (Source: Wikimedia)
Schumann, according to Edvard Grieg "one of the most soulful and famous pianists of the day" (Source: Wikimedia)
Bildnis der Clara Schumann, Weger, August - 1845/1892 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis der Clara Schumann, des Friedrich Wieck und der Marie Wieck, Weger, August - nach 1850 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Bildnis Clara (Josephine) Schumann, geb. Wieck, Kneisel, August -  (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)

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