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BERGSLIEN, Knud Larsen (1827 - 1908), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BERGSLIEN, Knud Larsen (1827 - 1908), Painter

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Norwegian, 19th century, male.

Born 25 May 1827, in Voss; died 27 November 1908.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, still-lifes.

[not available online]Knud Bergslien's first teacher was the landscape artist Reusch in Bergen. He also worked at the academy in Antwerp and in Paris, where Charles Gleyre taught him. On his return to Bergen he became a teacher at the art school. As for many Scandinavian artists, Düsseldorf

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