Cherry Blossom
  • TitleCherry Blossom
  • Technique/ MaterialOlja på duk
  • DimensionsDimensions: (h x b) 61 x 47 cm
    Frame: (h x b x dj) 65 x 53 x 3 cm
  • Artist/Maker Artist: Ingeborg Westfelt-Eggertz, Swedish, born 1855, dead 1936
  • CategoryPaintings, Paintings
  • Inventory No.NM 6903
  • AcquisitionOmföring 1994 från Konstnärshjälpen, Khj 55, (inköp 1923)
  • Description
    Images and media

    Ingeborg Eggertz studied at Tekniska skolan and the Academy of Fine Art. In 1883, she went to Paris, where she started her own school for “young ladies of noble and wealthy birth”. She also taught painting to women in Sweden. Like many women artists, Eggertz devoted herself mainly to genre painting and portraits. But she also painted many atmospheric landscapes, such as this one of a blossoming cherry tree in springtime.