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RUDE, Olaf (1886 - 1957), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RUDE, Olaf (1886 - 1957), Painter

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Danish, 20th century, male.

Born 26 April 1886, near Rakvere, Estonia; died 1957, in Copenhagen.

Painter. Figures, interiors with figures, landscapes, still-lifes.

School of Bornholm.

[not available online]Olaf Rude studied at the Kongelige Danske Kunstakademi in Copenhagen and went on to live and work there. He belonged to the Bornholm School, founded in 1911 as the last major artists' colony in Denmark, following those of

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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