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PEDERSEN, Carl-Henning (1913 - 2007), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PEDERSEN, Carl-Henning (1913 - 2007), Painter, watercolourist, pastellist

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Danish, 20th century, male.

Born 23 September 1913, in Copenhagen; died 21 February 2007, in Copenhagen.

Painter (gouache), watercolourist, pastellist. Scenes with figures, figures, animals.

CoBrA group, Phases group.

Carl-Henning Pedersen was a talented poet and musician, but it was only in 1933, after meeting his future wife, the artist Else Alfelt, that he decided to become a painter. Through the Linien journal Pedersen

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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