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NORDGREN, Axel Wilhelm or Alexandre (1828 - 1888), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
NORDGREN, Axel Wilhelm or Alexandre (1828 - 1888), Painter

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Swedish, 19th century, male.

Born 5 November 1828, in Stockholm; died 12 February 1888, in Düsseldorf.

Painter. Landscapes, seascapes.

Axel Nordgren was the son of Karl Vilhelm Nordgren. He began his studies at the Kungliga Akademi för de Fria Konsterna in Stockholm, and went to Düsseldorf to complete his artistic education under Hans Frederick Gude in 1851. He was a member of the Kungliga Akademi för

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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