Retzch, Moritz (17791857)

Retzch, Moritz, painter and engraver, born at Dresden, where he became a professor of Painting; is famous for his etchings illustrative of Goethe's “Faust,” of certain of Shakespeare's plays, as well as of Fouqué's “Tales”; the “Chess-Players” and “Man versus Satan,” which is considered his masterpiece (17791857).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Retz, Gilles de * Reuchlin, Johann
Responsions
Ressaidar
Restoration, The
Restorationists
Resurrectionist
Retford, East
Retina
Retributive Justice
Retz, Cardinal de
Retz, Gilles de
Retzch, Moritz
Reuchlin, Johann
Reunion
Reuss
Reuter, Fritz
Reuter, Baron Paul Julius
Reutlingen
Revel
Revelation
Revelation, Book of
Revels, Master of the