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ANDERSON, Nils (1817 - 1865), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ANDERSON, Nils (1817 - 1865), Painter

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Swedish, 19th century, male.

Born 1817, in Östergötland; died 19 June 1865, in Vaxholm.

Painter. Religious subjects, genre scenes, landscapes, landscapes with figures, animals.

In 1840, Nils Anderson arrived in Stockholm, where he studied at the royal academy of fine arts. He then travelled abroad, and in 1855 he spent some time studying under Thomas Couture in Paris. On his return to Sweden, he became a

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