Copenhagen, 12-09-1864-Copenhagen, 28-02-1908, marine painter
Beetle, William Victor, 1864-1908, marine painter. * 12.9.1864 in Kbh., † 28.2.1908, cinematographer. cinematographer (Ass.). Parents: the painter Carl Louis b. and Antoinette emmaline Bonfils.
A pupil of his father; should a short time have visited Kunstakad. KBH.
Storm and quiet, Orlogsmus., Valdemarsslot, 1980.
William's paintings taken not infrequently at auctions here and in England. The monumental Copenhagen port with ships, including the frigate Jutland is characterised by a cool color stance and evinces a virtuoso of picturesque talent.