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FORSBERG, Nils, the Elder (1842 - 1934), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
FORSBERG, Nils, the Elder (1842 - 1934), Painter

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Swedish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 17 December 1842, in Riseberga; died 1934.

Painter. Portraits, genre scenes, landscapes.

[not available online]Forsberg was a pupil of Bonnat. He lived and worked in France and exhibited at the Salon des Artistes Français, where he was awarded a gold medal in 1888, followed by a silver medal; and at the 1889 and 1900 Exhibition Universelle, being awarded a gold

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