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Bô Yin Râ
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Yin Râ, Bô (ps. of Joseph Anton Schneider, as of 1920 Joseph Anton Schneiderfranken), * 25 Jan 1876 (Aschaffenburg), † 14 Feb 1943 (Massagno (Switzerland))

Schneider studied at the Städelsche Art Institute in Frankfurt, from which he graduated in 1899, and at the art studios of the Municipal Theatre in Frankfurt (1896-1898). Hans Thoma, one of the leading German artists of the time, accepted him as one of his pupils. Later he also came to benefit from the advice and support of Max Klinger. In 1900-1901, he continued his…

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Faivre, Antoine, “Bô Yin Râ”, in: Dictionary of Gnosis & Western Esotericism. Consulted online on 16 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1873-8338_dgwe_DGWE_051>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004141872, 20061031



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