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

Hammershoi, Vilhelm

Interior 2

Kroyer, P S

Holger Drachman

Kroyer, P S

Holger Drachman 1

Kroyer, P S

Hip hip hurray

Monsted, Peder Mork

A river landscape

New Paintings


Kroyer, Marie Triepcke

Self Portrait

Bloch, Carl Heinrich

The Raising of Lazarus

Bloch, Carl Heinrich

Denying Satan

Kroyer, P S

Mar en Skagen

Hammershoi, Vilhelm

Church of St Peter

Fischer, Paul Gustave

Sunbathing in the Dunes

Bloch, Carl Heinrich

Christ at Gethsemane

Hammershoi, Vilhelm

From the British Museum Winter

Met Museum of Art

A Fountain in Rome