Emil Nolde

Emil Nolde

Name Emil Nolde
Profession Painter
Date of Birth 1867-08-07
Place of Birth Denmark
Age 88 yrs
Death Date 1956-04-13
Birth Sign Leo

About Emil Nolde

German Expressionist painter who used watercolor and oil paints to create “Lesende junge Frau” and other works.

Early Life Experience of Emil Nolde

He took private art lessons after being rejected by the Munich Academy of Fine Arts in 1898. He was a supporter of the Nazi party during the 1920s, but his work was condemned by Adolf Hitler as degenerate.

Trivia Info

He was honored with the German Order of Merit following World War II.

Family Life and Relationship

He grew up with three brothers on a farm. He was born into a Protestant family.

Close Associates

He was influenced by Impressionist artist Vincent Van Gogh; his many flower (“Blumengarten”) paintings were inspired by the great artist’s work.

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Emil Nolde

Emil Nolde

Name Emil Nolde
Profession Painter
Date of Birth 1867-08-07
Place of Birth Denmark
Age 88 yrs
Death Date 1956-04-13
Birth Sign Leo

About Emil Nolde

German Expressionist painter who used watercolor and oil paints to create “Lesende junge Frau” and other works.

Early Life Experience of Emil Nolde

He took private art lessons after being rejected by the Munich Academy of Fine Arts in 1898. He was a supporter of the Nazi party during the 1920s, but his work was condemned by Adolf Hitler as degenerate.

Trivia Info

He was honored with the German Order of Merit following World War II.

Family Life and Relationship

He grew up with three brothers on a farm. He was born into a Protestant family.

Close Associates

He was influenced by Impressionist artist Vincent Van Gogh; his many flower (“Blumengarten”) paintings were inspired by the great artist’s work.

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