Christian Adolf Overbeck von Lübeck
Christian Adolf Overbeck von Lübeck1755 - 1821
Christian Adolph Overbeck was a German poet, and the Burgomaster of Lübeck.
Overbeck was the son of the lawyer (and consultant to Schonenfahrer Company) Georg Christian Overbeck (1713-1786) and his wife Eleonora Maria Jauch (1732-1797), and also grandson of the superintendent Caspar Nikolaus Overbeck (1670-1752). He was the nephew of the rector of the Katharineum, Johann Daniel Overbeck (1715-1802). Overbeck's son was the painter Friedrich Overbeck (1789-1869), and his grandson was the archeologist Johannes Adolph Overbeck (1826-1895). In 1781 Overbeck married Elisabeth Lang (1753–1820), whose family was originally from Nürtingen and shared ancestors with Friedrich Hölderlin and Ludwig Uhland.
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|Mailied (1849) Op. 79 no.9 21.iv–13.v.1849||Robert Schumann|
|Sehnsucht nach dem Frühling (1791) K596||Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart|