Bruno Andreas Liljefors

1860-1939 Sweden/Impressionism-Wildlife

 

Brief Biography-Bruno Andreas Liljefors was born in Uppsala, Sweden, in 1860. He studied at the Royal Swedish Academy of Arts in Stockholm and spent a year visiting Germany, Italy and France. He married twice and spent most of his life in Stockholm and ├ľsterbybruk, retiring to Uppsala for his last couple of years. He is the most noted wildlife painter of Sweden, mainly known for his animals of prey. His impressionist work would be mostly en plein-air.

 

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Beagle and Fox

Beagle and Fox

Eiders at Sunrise

Eiders at Sunrise

Weasel-

Weasel with Chaffinch

Fox in Winter-

Fox in Winter Landscape

Hooded Crows

Hooded Crows

Sleeping Jeppe

Sleeping Jeppe

Fox in Winter

Fox in Winter

Sea Eagles Nest

Sea Eagles Nest

Foxes

Foxes

Partridge-

Partridge with Daisies

Portrait of Father

Portrait of Father

Winter Hare-

Winter Hare at the Fence

Winter Hare

Winter Hare