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BILLE, Ejler (1910 - 2004), Painter, sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
BILLE, Ejler (1910 - 2004), Painter, sculptor

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Danish, 20th century, male.

Born 6 March 1910, in Odder; died 1 May 2004.

Painter, sculptor.

Ejler Bille studied at the Kunstakademi in Copenhagen between 1930 and 1933. In 1933, he had the distinction of being the first Danish non-figurative sculptor to exhibit alongside the painter Vilhelm Bjerke Petersen. Their exhibition was followed by the launch of a periodical entitled Lines (Linien) which, up to

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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