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ENGSTRÖM, Albert (1869 - 1940), Humorist artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ENGSTRÖM, Albert (1869 - 1940), Humorist artist

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Swedish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1869; died 1940.

Humorist artist.

After his studies at the University of Uppsala, Albert Engström was taught by Karl Larsson, the renowned caricaturist, whose career goes back to the beginning of Swedish caricature in 1885. At the time, Grieg was 42 years of age, Ibsen 57 and Larsson 32. The brilliance of these men, albeit in different spheres, did not fail to

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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