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ID: 500115283
 
Record Type: Person
Eckersberg, C. W. (Danish painter and teacher, 1783-1853)

Note: Known for his minutely detailed portraits with a Neoclassical sense of clarity and line. He was an influential teacher at the Copenhagen Academy from 1818 where he introduced painting from nature. Danish painter.

Names:
Eckersberg, C. W. (preferred,V,index,LC)
C. W. Eckersberg (V,display)
Eckersberg, Christoffer Wilhelm (V)
Eckersberg, Christoffer Vilhelm (V)
Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg (V)

Nationalities:
Danish (preferred)
Scandinavian

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
draftsman
portraitist
teacher
landscapist

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Denmark (Europe) (nation)
Died:  Copenhagen (København commune, Denmark) (inhabited place)

Events:
active:   1810 - 1814  Copenhagen (København commune, Denmark) (inhabited place)
active:   Paris (Ville de Paris department, Île-de-France, France) (inhabited place)
active:   Rome (Roma province, Lazio, Italy) (inhabited place)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
apprentice of ....  Jessen, Jes  
........................  (Danish painter, 1743-1807) [500071616]
student of ....  David, Jacques-Louis  
..................  (French painter and draftsman, 1748-1825) [500115221]
teacher of ....  Bendz, Wilhelm Ferdinand  1820-1826
..................  (Danish painter, 1804-1832) [500014668]
teacher of ....  Dreyer, Dankvart  1831-1837
..................  (Danish painter, 1816-1852) [500030651]
teacher of ....  Frølich, Lorenz  
..................  (Danish painter and draftsman, 1820-1908) [500054975]
teacher of ....  Købke, Christen  
..................  (Danish painter and printmaker, 1810-1848) [500013388]
teacher of ....  Marstrand, Wilhelm  1825-1833
..................  (Danish painter and illustrator, 1810-1873) [500031897]
teacher of ....  Melbye, Anton  
..................  (Danish painter, 1818-1875) [500041079]
teacher of ....  Roed, Jørgen  1828-1833
..................  (Danish painter and printmaker, 1808-1888) [500017258]
teacher of ....  Rørbye, Martinus  
..................  (Danish painter, 1803-1848) [500010331]
teacher of ....  Saloman, Geskel  
..................  (Swedish painter, lithographer, and writer, 1821-1902) [500042116]
teacher of ....  Schack, Sophus Peter Lassenius  
..................  (Danish painter, illustrator, and writer, 1811-1864) [500102155]
teacher of ....  Tidemand, Adolph  1832-1837
..................  (Norwegian painter, 1814-1876) [500007117]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Eckersberg, C. W. (I)

Biographies:
(Danish painter and teacher, 1783-1853) ..... [VP Preferred]
(artist, 1783-1853) ..... [GRL]
(Danish painter, 1783-1853) ..... [Grove Art]
(Danish painter) ..... [AVERY]
(Danish painter, 1783-1853) ..... [AVERY]
(Danish artist, 1783-1853) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(Danish painter 1783-1853) ..... [GRLPSC]
(Danish painter, 1783-1853) ..... [BHA]
(Danish artist, 1783-1853) ..... [WCP]
(Danish painter, 1783-1853) ..... [AVERY]

Sources and Contributors:
Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg ........ [VP, WL-Courtauld]
.............................................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
C. W. Eckersberg ........ [VP]
.................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Eckersberg, Christoffer Vilhelm ........ [WCP Preferred]
...............................................................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
Eckersberg, Christoffer Wilhelm ........ [AVERY, BHA Preferred, GRL, GRLPSC Preferred, Grove Art, VP, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
...............................................................  Avery Authority files (1963-)
...............................................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
...............................................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 82212027
...............................................................  Oxford Concise Dictionary of Art and Artists (1996) 164
...............................................................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
...............................................................  Witt Library, Authority files
Eckersberg, C. W. ........ [AVERY, GRL Preferred, Grove Art Preferred, VP Preferred]
...................................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
...................................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 27 January 2005
...................................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.) n 82212027

Subject: ........ [AVERY, BHA, GRL, GRLPSC, Grove Art, VP, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Bénézit, Dictionnaire des Peintres (1976)
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art artist database (1989-)
....................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 27 January 2005
....................  LCR
....................  Library of Congress Authorities database (n.d.)
....................  Library of Congress Authorities online (2002-)
....................  Oxford Concise Dictionary of Art and Artists (1996) 164
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
 
Note:
English .......... [AVERY, WL-Courtauld]
.......... LCR
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