Monday, August 31, 2015

Nilaus Fristrup

[Denmark] (b 1836/d 1909)

At the age of 16, Nilaus Fristrup went to the Copenhagen Art Academy where he won five years later the silver Medal in Decoration Art.. While doing his time as a military, he was wounded and became a Prisoner of War.. during this forced stay in Austria , he was granted the opportunity of continuing his Art studies..from 1857 he started a number of Exhibitions of his Landscape Paintings and mainly of his decorative Art work.. he worked in a large quantity of Decorative projects like the Royal Theater spectator salon , that gave him the necessary publicity among the Art 1876 he became a Professor at the Technical Society School and won a Scholarship to improve his skills and knowledge in Italy..  In 1883 he became a member of the Art Academy and in1890, he was elected member of the Royal Academy.


Denmark 1882/1888 "Coat of Arms" (5,1) [Engr (L. Lauter)][Typo] Sc(36,...,40)

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