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Rita Kernn-Larsen
Poppy
1935

Biography:

    Danish painter.
    Born 1904 in Hillerod, Denmark.
    Died 1998.

Rita Kernn-Larsen Studied at the Art Academy of Copenhagen and in Paris with Leger (1930-31).

First one-woman exhibition Copenhagen (Kunsthandel Chr. Larsen) in 1934; that year met the Danish Surrealist group.

Exhibited with the Surrealists beginning 1935 in Copenhagen, Oslo, Lund, London, and Paris.

Lived in London during the Second World War where she attended meetings and participated in exhibitions of the London Surrealist Group. In the latter part of her life, lived and worked in Denmark, England, and in the south of France.


Exhibitions: Copenhagen (1935), Paris (1938), London (1940).

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Wares:




  • whitney chadwick
    women artists and the surrealist movement
    book 1989

    (see and read why this is the most important book on surrealism, both male and female, ever written - rita kernn-larsen included extensively)



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