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PEDERSEN, Wilhelm Thomas (1820 - 1859), Painter, illustrator

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
PEDERSEN, Wilhelm Thomas (1820 - 1859), Painter, illustrator

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Danish, 19th century, male.

Born 28 January 1820; died 13 March 1859, in Copenhagen.

Painter, illustrator.

A naval officer, Wilhelm was the father of Viggo and Thorolf Pedersen. He was a pupil of Wilhelm Marstrand and studied at the Kunstakademi in Copenhagen. He also studied in Dresden and, for some time, in Leipzig. He travelled in Italy from 1856 to 1857. Pedersen drew 218 illustrations for a

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