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IBSEN, Henrik (1828 - 1906), Painter, draughtsman, caricaturist, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
IBSEN, Henrik (1828 - 1906), Painter, draughtsman, caricaturist, watercolourist

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Norwegian, 19th century, male.

Born 20 March 1828, in Skien; died 23 May 1906, in Christiania (now Oslo).

Painter, draughtsman, caricaturist, watercolourist, dramatist. Landscapes, urban landscapes. Stage costumes and sets.

During his youth, the dramatist Henrik Ibsen made drawings and painted in oil and watercolour. His subjects were landscapes and views of the region of Skien, his town of birth, and

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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