Nicolai Abraham Abildgaard
(Danish, 1743 - 1809)
This person is associated with: Neoclassicism

Danish Neo-classicist painter, Copenhagen 11 September 1743 - Frederiksdal 4 June 1809.

Works by Nicolai Abildgaard in Danish museums.
Detailed entry from the Kunstindeks Danmark (Art Index Denmark): here (in Danish).


[1887] C.F. Bricka (ed.): Dansk biografisk Lexikon, Volume I (Copenhagen 1887), pp. 38-48 (in Danish).

[1978] Bente Skovgaard: N. A. Abildgaard: Tegninger, with an introduction in English, Copenhagen: De Kgl. Kobberstiksamling 1978.

[1986] Else Kai Sass: Lykkens tempel. Et maleri af Nicolai Abildgaard, Copenhagen 1986 (in Danish).

[1999] Charlotte Christensen: Maleren Nicolai Abildgaard, Copenhagen 1999 (in Danish).

[1999] Patrick Kragelund: Abildgaard: kunstneren mellem oprørerne, 2 vols., Copenhagen 1999 (in Danish).

[2008] Thomas Lederballe, Élisabeth Foucart-Walter (eds.): Abildgaard, 1743-1809, Paris: Musée du Louvre 2008 (exhibition catalogue) (in French).

[2009] Thomas Lederballe: Nicolai Abildgaard: Kroppen i oprør, Copenhagen: Statens Museum for Kunst 2009 (in Danish).

[2009] Thomas Lederballe, Martin Myrone: Nicolai Abildgaard: Revolution Embodied, Copenhagen: Statens Museum for Kunst 2009 (exhibition catalogue).

[2009] Jenns E. Howoldt, Hubertus Gaßner (eds.): Nicolai Abildgaard. Der Lehrer von Friedrich und Runge, Hamburg 2009 (exhibition catalogue, in German).

Contributors:   rocsdad, Irene, Willem Hemmen
Name:Nicolai Abraham Abildgaard
Dates:1743 - 1809
This artist has 61 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
Statens Museum for Kunst - Copenhagen(Denmark - Copenhagen)51 artworks
Private collection2 artworks
Nationalmuseum - Stockholm(Sweden - Stockholm)1 artworks
Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Copenhagen(Denmark - Copenhagen)1 artworks
ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum(Denmark - Aarhus)1 artworks
Sorø Kunstmuseum(Denmark - Sorø)1 artworks
Hamburger Kunsthalle(Germany - Hamburg)1 artworks
Nasjonalmuseet for Kunst, Arkitektur og Design(Norway - Oslo)1 artworks
Ribe Kunstmuseum(Denmark - Ribe)1 artworks
David Collection - Copenhagen(Denmark - Copenhagen)1 artworks

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Creative works made by this person are in the PUBLIC DOMAIN (not copyrighted).

This person died over 70 years ago (in 1809).

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