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LILJEFORS, Bruno Andreas (1860 - 1939), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
LILJEFORS, Bruno Andreas (1860 - 1939), Painter

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Swedish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 14 May 1860, in Uppsala; died 1939, in Stockholm.

Painter. Animals, cats.

[not available online] [not available online]Liljefors was brought up in the countryside, where he acquired a love of nature. He studied at the academy of fine arts in Stockholm for three years from 1879 until 1882, then he travelled through Bavaria, Italy and France.

He discovered Japanese

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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