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Birger, Hugo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/benz/9780199773787.article.B00020045
Birger, Hugo

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Swedish, 19th century, male.

Born 12 January 1854, in Stockholm; died 17 June 1887, in Helsingborg.

Painter. Figures, local figures, portraits, genre scenes, local scenes, interior scenes, landscapes.

Hugo Birger was a pupil at the Konstakademi in Stockholm from 1871 to 1877, completing his studies in Paris, where he was a friend of Carl Larsson. In ...

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Subjects: Painting ; 19th-Century Art

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