Jens Johannessen, Date of Birth, Place of Birth

    

Jens Johannessen

Norwegian painter

Date of Birth: 15-Nov-1934

Place of Birth: Orkdal, Sør-Trøndelag, Norway

Profession: illustrator, painter

Nationality: Norway

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio


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About Jens Johannessen

  • Jens Johannessen (born 15 November 1934) is a Norwegian painter and graphical artist. He was born in Orkdal.
  • He studied at the Norwegian National Academy of Fine Arts under Reidar Aulie from 1958 to 1961.
  • He is represented in various galleries, including the National Gallery of Norway, Riksgalleriet, and the Taipei Fine Arts Museum.
  • His book illustrations include Peder Wright Cappelen's Høstblad (1976) and Fugl i vår (1979).
  • He was awarded the Prince Eugen Medal in 1993, and was decorated Commander of the Order of St.
  • Olav in 1998.

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