Simo a Sosia
Prevailing color of this fine art print is vivid and its shape is square. Original size is . This image is printed on demand - you can choose material, size and finishing.Nicolai Abildgaard (1743-1809)
was a Danish classicist,
a versatile and talented artist. At the Academy in Copenhagen, he studied painting and in Rome, architecture and sculpture. He was a member of the Royal Danish Academy of Arts and promoted to the royal painter. In 1780, at the request of the Danish government, he had the honour to decorate a knight’s room at Christiansborg with great historical scenes. His work ( Richard III
) influenced Nicolas Poussin
. Abildgaad, however, is known only in Denmark, he never made a name for himself abroad, although he is an outstanding artist of the Golden Age of Danish painting.