Swedish, 1810-1890,Swedish painter. He entered the Royal Academy of Arts in Stockholm in 1828, where he was a student of Carl Johan Fahlcrantz. Following a tour of Norway he went, via Copenhagen, to Berlin and Vienna for three years in order to seek a cure for an eye illness. He was influenced there by Biedermeier painting and Ferdinand Georg Waldm?ller, and also by the architectural painters Jakob Alt (1789-1872) and his son Rudolf Alt. Related Paintings of Gustaf Wilhelm Palm :. | Toms River | Le pere Alcazin a Honfleur, vieux sauveur. | Portrait of Don Diego de Villamayor | Are laughing boy | Composition aux Deux Machines a Ecrire |
Related Artists:Jjean-Marc nattier
French Rococo Era Painter, 1685-1766Riis Jacob August
Danish-American journalist and social reformer.
American photographer of Danish birth. The son of a school-teacher and editor, he was well-educated when he came to the USA in 1870. He was a self-taught photographer and worked at a variety of jobs before becoming a journalist, and he understood the power of the written and illustrated word. Riis's work in journalism began in 1873 when he was employed by the New York News Association. By 1874 he was editor and then owner of the South Brooklyn News.J.F. Hockert