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KROHG, Christian (1852 - 1925), Painter, watercolourist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
KROHG, Christian (1852 - 1925), Painter, watercolourist

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Norwegian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 13 August 1852, in Aker, near Oslo; died 16 October 1925, in Oslo.

Painter, watercolourist. Portraits, genre scenes, local scenes.

Skagen Artist's Colony.

Christian Krohg studied under Johan Fredrik Eckersberg in his private painting school, simultaneously studying law, which he finally gave up. In 1873, he went to Karlsruhe, where he studied under Hans Gude and Karl

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