Richard Hermann ESCHKE

Professor Richard Hermann ESCHKE

German-born (1 Sep 1859) artist and teacher of art, Eschke was a landscape painter who worked from Berlin. His father was a Professor in the same city. 

Bednar references information from the State Museum of Berlin, including an image of his 1884 Newlyn picture A Market Day in Newlyn. Between 1881 and 1885 he showed work at the RA and the RBA. He had exhibited the painting at the RBA, London in 1884.  He died on 1 March 1944 in Juterbog, Brandenburg, Germany.


Landscape and coastal painter

works and access

Works include: A Market Day in Newlyn (1884)


RBA 1884




misc further info



Bednar (ref State Museum of Berlin)

Graves British Artists 1880-1940

              RA Dictionary 1769-1904

Hardie (2009) Artists in Newlyn and West Cornwall

Johnson & Greutzner (1975) Dictionary of British Artists