Dohm, Heinrich (1875 - 1940)

Artist Description

Heinrich Dohm

Copenhagen, 27-09-1875-Copenhagen, 28-01-1940, painter

Nationality: Danish

Company: Denmark


Malersv. 1893; Kunstakad. KBH. (Otto Bache, Frants Henningsen) 1894-98.

Travel and stay abroad:

Germany 1895; Paris 1909; Berlin 1911-12; Netherlands and Belgium 1925; London 1929; Italy 1934.

Scholarships and honours:

Emma B 1925.


Charl. Spring 1896-1913, 1915-40; Charl. OJ. 1922, 1931; KE 1908-09, 1911; Landsudst., Aarhus 1909; Grosse Kunstausst., Berlin 1912; Artist foren. of 18. Nov., 1927, 1930, 1932-37, 1940, 1942.


Heinrich Dohm painted mainly portraits, landscapes and publication of her pictures, but his production also includes religious motives, which in particular is painted in the years 1900-15. A contemporary historical painting with Christian X on the white horse created awareness about Dohms name and starred for that from the beginning of of Christian democracy, he was a popular portrait painter with many commissions. From ca. 1925 cultivated Dohm summer open-air painting on Fanø and the generally dark voted naturalism, as he had maintained since the Academy time, evolved then coloristic and got an impressionistic touch.

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