German Author and Art Historian.
He was the son of Wilhelm and Dorothea Grimm. Born 1828 in Kassel, he moved to Berlin 1841. In 1859 he married Gisela von Arnim (1827-1889), who came from a very philosophic family herself. In 1868 he became a Doctor in Leipzig and then in 1870 a Professor of Philosophy and Law in Berlin. He became a teaching professor for New Art History at the University of Berlin in 1873. In 1885 he became co-founder of the Goethe-Gesellschaft, and himself a publisher of some of Goethe's works. He lived his later live as a Buddhist and died in 1901 in Berlin.
Giesela von Arnim Grimm
1827–1889 (m. 1859)