Danish artists

These famous Danish artists are just some of those in our art collection, so if you can’t find what you are looking for please use the search, or contact us and let us know – we’ll be happy to help.

Danish painters list

A list of Danish painters (either born in Denmark or recognized as being Danish) includes:

  • Martinus Rorbye
  • Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg
  • Perhaps the most famous Danish artist is Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg, who laid the foundations for the Danish Golden Age. The “Sailor Taking Leave of His Girlfriend” is one of the most popular Danish paintings, but the artist produced a wide range, from portraits to architectural studies to a wonderful maritime series

A Few of the Most Popular Danish Paintings

Kroyer, Marie Triepcke

Landscape with a Red House

Bloch, Carl Heinrich

The Sermon on the Mount

Hammershoi, Vilhelm

Artemis

Hammershoi, Vilhelm

The Coin Collector

Bloch, Carl Heinrich

Mary and Elizabeth

Wegmann, Bertha

A Girl

Hammershoi, Vilhelm

View of Gentofte Lake Sunshower

Hammershoi, Vilhelm

Open Doors

Ilsted, Peter

After School

Bloch, Carl Heinrich

The Slaughter of the Innocents

Bloch, Carl Heinrich

Crucifixion of Christ

Ancher, Michael Peter

Two Fishermen. Study

Fischer, Paul Gustave

Vesterbrogade

Bloch, Carl Heinrich

Denying Satan

Kroyer, Marie Triepcke

Male Model

Marstrand, Nicolai Wilhelm

An Englishman Pursued by Beggars in Rome

Kroyer, Marie Triepcke

Interior

Kroyer, Marie Triepcke

Clouds

Monsted, Peder Mork

Watering The Garden

Hammershoi, Vilhelm

Interior Bredgade

Ancher, Michael Peter

Fisherwomen on a Summer Eve

Monsted, Peder Mork

In the Garden

Bloch, Carl Heinrich

Come Unto Me