Hammershøi, the Master of Danish Painting

Musée Jacquemart-André, Paris


Forty of Vilhelm Hammershøi’s paintings, from his solemn interiors to portraits, nudes and landscapes, are displayed along with works by the Dane’s inner circle of artist friends and relatives in Copenhagen at the beginning of the 19th century. Find out more from the Musée Jacquemart-André’s website. 

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Interior. Strandgade 30, Hammershoi

Interior. Strandgade 30 (1901), Vilhelm Hammershøi. Photo: © Städel Museum/ARTOTHEK

Self-portrait, Hammershoi

Self-portrait (1895), Vilhelm Hammershøi. Photo: Fondation Custodia, Collection Frits Lugt, Paris

Landscape, Hammershoi

Landscape (1900), Vilhelm Hammershøi. Photo: Tord Lund; courtesy Thielska Galleriet, Stockholm

Portrait of Ida Ilsted, the artist’s future wife, Hammershoi

Portrait of Ida Ilsted, the artist’s future wife (1890), Vilhelm Hammershøi. © SMK Photo/Jakob Skou-Hansen

Interior, Peter Ilsted

Interior (1896), Peter Ilsted. Photo © RMN-Grand Palais (musée d’Orsay)/Hervé Lewandowski

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