Bengt Nordenberg

1822-1902 Sweden/Realism

 

Brief Biography-Bengt Nordenberg was born in Jämshög, Sweden, in 1822. He studied at the Royal Swedish Academy of Arts in Stockholm in 1843 and the Düsseldorf Academy in 1851. His principal tutor was Adolph Tidemand, who had a profound influence on his work. He also studied with Thomas Couture and spent time in Rome before settling in Düsseldorf, where he worked for the rest of his life. Nordenberg won honours in Stockholm, Lyons, the Paris Salon, Vienna, and London throughout his life.

 

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Sheppard Family
with Goats

Sheppard Family with Goats

A
Torn Goat

A Torn Goat

Before the
Wedding

Before the Wedding

Dead
Stag

Dead Stag

The Collection
in Skane

The Collection in Skane

Self-
portrait

Self-portrait in the Pulpit of Virestad Church

The
Sea Rescue

The Sea Rescue

The
Veterans

The Veterans

Winter
Travel

Winter Travel