List of Artists → Christian Schleisner
Danish history a. portrait painter. S. studied at the Copenhagen academy under J. L. Lund a. C. A. Jensen. In 1841 he joined the Danish artist's colony in Munich; in 1855 he was in Paris. S. was member a. professor at the Copenhagen academy. Mus.: Copenhagen, Aalborg, Schwerin a. others. Lit.: Boetticher, Thieme-Becker, Bénézit, Weilbach a. others.