Portrait of a woman

undefined undefined undefined, 1901 - 1902, 385 x 300 mm

KODE Kunstmuseer og komponisthjem (KODE Art Museums and Composer Homes), Bergen Billedgalleri

In this study, Astrup has focused on depicting the face of the model in a lifelike manner, while the hair and blouse have been left as a sketch. This early picture was most likely painted when Astrup was a student as Harriet Backer’s school of painting in Christiania (Oslo today).

-1901-n.d.:

Nikolai Astrup

(1880-1928)

n.d.-1959:

Bredo Grimsgaard

(1900-1982)