Arts Everyday Living: Through a Woman Artist’s Eyes–Flowers by A Window, A Lovely Child

Nicoline Tuxen, Still Life with Vase of Roship on Window Sill, 1893, oil on canvas, Private Collection


Because of being a woman Danish artist Nicoline Tuxen (1847-1931) faced many challenges to further her career.  She was renowned for her still lifes, particularly her often exquisite interpretations of flowers. Although Tuxen could produce compelling portraits too.


Nicoline Tuxen, Portrait of a Girl with Pink Scarf, 1887, oil on canvas, Private Collection

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