Danish, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 15 May 1864, in Copenhagen; died 13 February 1916, in Copenhagen.
Painter. Figures, nudes, portraits, interiors with figures, landscapes, church interiors.
Vilhelm Hammershøi, brother of Svend, born into a well-to-do family, had drawing lessons from the age of eight and received constant encouragement from his mother in the pursuit of his artistic vocation. In ...