List of Artists → Ludwig Munthe
Ludwig Munthe (Sundal 1841 - Düsseldorf 1896) - Artist
Landscape painter of norwegian origin. M. was initially taught painting by F. W. Schiertz in Bergen. Since 1861 he studied at the Düsseldorf academy under S. Jacobsen and A. Flamm. He travelled widely through Europe but found his motivs mainly in the Düsseldorf environments. M. won numerous international awards, became Swedish court painter and member of the Stockholm, Kopenhagen and Amsterdam academies. Mus.: Berlin (Nat. Gall.), Oslo (Nat. Gall.), Stockholm (Nat. Mus.), Düsseldorf, Antwerp a. others. Lit.: Thieme-Becker, Bénézit a. others.