OiL/wood, 15 x 21 cm, lo. le. sign. and dat. V. Qvistorff 31. - Danish marine and ship portrait painter. Like many marine painters he was an autodidact. Since at least 1924 he worked as a full time artist. He exhibited in New York, Paris and London and his works are in collections all over the world. He also received many commissions from Danish shipyards and shipping companies. Lit.: Weilbach.