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Hans Fredris Gude

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GUDE, HANS FREDRIS, born in euristiania, March 13, 1825. Landscape and marine painter, pupil of Andreas Achenbach, and of Dusseldorf Academy under Schirmer ; visited Norway in 1843-46, lived in Christiania in 1848-50, became professor at the Dusseldorf Academy in 1854 ; went to England in 1862, and to Carlsruhe in 1864 as professor at the art-school. Since 1880, professor at Berlin Academy. Member of Am Berlin (18 52 and 1860) and Weimar (1861). Medal, Paris, 2d class, 1855, 1861, 1867. Numerous Orders. Works: High Plain with Reindeer (1847) ; Bridal Procession on Hardanger Fjord (1848) ; HANS FREDRIS GUDE Birch Wood (1848), Christiania Gallery ; Four landscapes from Sogne (1849-50), Oscarshall, near Christiania ; Night-Fishing in Norway (1851) ; Mountainous Landscape with Pine Wood (1852) ; Funeral in Sogne Fjord, Lledr Valley in Wales, Stockholm Museum ; Norwegian Mountains; Mountain Shepherdesses with Herd ; Fishermen in Evening Landscape ; Summer Evening on Norwegian Lake (1851, figures by Tidemand), Norwegian Coast (1870), National Gallery, Berlin ; Christiania Fjord (1857), Kunsthalle, Hamburg ; Norwegian Harbour of Refuge (1873), Bremen Gallery ; do., Carlsruhe Gallery ; Calm-Sea, Cologne Museum ; do., Stuttgart Gallery ; Chiem Lake, Vienna Academy ; Harbour of Christiania ; Pilot-House on Norwegian Coast ; View on Nether Rhine ; Scotch Landscape (1878). - Illustr. Zeitg. (1882), i. 387; Kunst-Chronik, v. 124 ; W. Miller, Dusseldf. H., 311, 343 ; Wiegmann, 388; Zeitschr., vi. 176 ; xvi. 151; xxi. 40.

He was marine painter to the court under Louis Philippe and Napoleon III. Medals : 2d class, 1824 ; 1st class, 1848, 1855; L. of Honour, 1828; Officer, 1841; Commander, 1855. Works : Return of the Fishermen, Burning of the Kent (1827) ; Rescue of the Passengers of the Colomb, Frigate Siren in a Gale, Explosion of the Emperor's Fort at Algiers, View of Constantinople looking toward Pere, View of Salenelles at the Mouth of the Orne, Schooner Hazard captured by Boarding (1830 to 1840) ; On the Shore of the Channel, Evening on the Shore of the North Sea (1879), Sunrise on the Ile de Bourbon, Sun rising over Vesuvius (1880) ; Sixty Marines (1838-55), Versailles Museum ; View of Havre, Avignon Museum ; Devotion of Captain Deese, Bordeaux Museum ; Others in Nantes, Perpignan, and Rodez Museums ; Coast Scene, Brussels Museum ; Fishermen on the Beach, Bunsthalle, Hamburg ; View on French Coast (1826), Schwerin Gallery ; Coast of Brittany (1844), Smugglers on Coast of Biscay (1845), National Gallery, Berlin ; Coast Scene (1839), Storm at Sea (1843), Ravenb Gallery, ib.; Shipwreck on Coast of Genoa (1837), Agitated Sea (1839), Leipsic Museum ; Naval Battle in Time of Louis XIV. (1852), Dresden Gallery ; Agitated Sea with Vessels, Basle Museum. - Art Journal (1880), 300 ; 'Bellier de In Chavignerie, i. 706 ; KunstChronik, xv. 450 ; Illustr. Zeitg. (1880), 1. 37.

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