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ANCHER, Michael Peter (1849 - 1927), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANCHER, Michael Peter (1849 - 1927), Painter

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Danish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1849, in Rutsker (Bornholm); died 1927.

Painter. Figures, local figures, portraits, interiors with figures, fishing scenes, seascapes, landscapes with figures.

Skagen Artists' Colony.

[not available online] [not available online]Ancher was a student at the Kunstakademi in Copenhagen from 1871 to 1875. He first took part in a collective exhibition in 1874 with : Bedroom in Jutland. In 1880

Reference Entry.  1234 words. 

Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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