Anders Zorn

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Birthday
18, 1860
Birthplace
Sweden
Death Date
Aug 22, 1920 (60)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
18, 1860
Birthplace
Sweden
Death Date
Aug 22, 1920 (60)

About

One of Sweden’s most famous artists, he achieved success as a painter, sculptor and printmaker in etching. He especially garnered praise for his portraits.

Before Fame

He studied in the school at Mora Strand until he was twelve.

Trivia

He was named the Chevalier of the Légion d'honneur at the Exposition Universelle 1889 Paris World Fair.

Family Life

He met his wife Emma Lamm in 1881 after she approached him with a commission.

Associated With

He and Max Magnus Norman were two of Sweden's most notable artists.