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Encyclopedia > Anna Ancher
Syende fiskerpige (Sewing fisherman´s wife)
Syende fiskerpige (Sewing fisherman´s wife)

Anna Kirstine Brøndum Ancher (August 18, 1859 - April 15, 1935), was the only one of the Skagen Painters that was actually born in Skagen, Denmark. Image File history File links Syende_fiskerpige. ... Image File history File links Syende_fiskerpige. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... April 15 is the 105th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (106th in leap years). ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... The sand-engulfed Buried Church (tilsandede kirke) at Skagen. ...


She studied drawing in Copenhagen, and in Paris at the atelier of Pierre Puvis de Chavannes along with Marie Triepcke, who would marry Peder Severin Krøyer, another Skagen painter. In 1880 she married fellow painter Michael Ancher. Copenhagen ( (help· info) IPA: ) is the capital of Denmark, and the name of the municipality (Danish, kommune) in which it resides. ... The Eiffel Tower, the international symbol of the city, with the skyscrapers of La Défense business district 3 miles behind. ... The Poor Fisherman Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Pierre-Cécile Puvis de Chavannes Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, (December 14, 1824 – October 24, 1898) was a French painter. ... Interior with Marie Krøyer by P.S. Krøyer. ... Peder Severin Krøyer (July 23, 1851-November 21, 1909), known as P.S. Krøyer, Denmark painter, was born in Stavanger, Norway to Ellen Cecilie Gjesdal. ... 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Vil han klare pynten (Will he round the point) Michael Peter Ancher (June 9, 1849 - September 19, 1927), born on Bornholm, was a Danish painter. ...


Despite pressure from society that married women should devote themselves to household duties, she continued painting after marriage.


She painted mostly intimate scenes from the everyday life of women and children, and focused primarily on the light and colours of the paintings.


She was awarded the Tagea Brandt Rejselegat in 1924. The Tagea Brandt Rejselegat (Travel Award) is awarded annually, on the 17th March, to distinguished Danish female academics, artists and writers. ... 1924 (MCMXXIV) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ...

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