“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Stockholm in Stockholm County, Södermanland Province, Sweden — Northern Europe (Scandinavia)

Jenny Nyström

Jenny Nyström Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 9, 2017
1. Jenny Nyström Marker
Inscription.   Konstnärinnan Jenny Nyström Stoopendaal (1854-1946) hade under åren 1887-1942 sin ateljé i hemmet på Tegnérgatan 37.

Jenny Nyström är en av landets mest uppskattade konstnärer och illustratörer och större delen av hennes ca 10.000 verk i olja, akvarell och tusch tillkom under tiden på Tegnérgatan. Merparten av hennes konst publicerades i böcker och tidningar samt som julkort och andra helgvykort. Jenny Nyström fick 1880 som första kvinna den Kungliga Medaljen vid Konstakademien, i Historiska ämnen. Hennes bilder används än idag, inte minst i samband med julhelgen.

Föreningen Jenny Nyströms Vänner

[English Translation:]
The artist Jenny Nyström Stoopendaal (1854-1946) had her home and studio here at Tegnérgatan 37 from 1887 to 1942.

Jenny Nyström is one of the country's most appreciated artists and illustrators, and most of her approximately 10,000 works in oil, watercolor and black were completed here at Tegnérgatan. Most of her art was published in books and magazines, as well as Christmas cards and other holiday cards. In 1880, Jenny Nyström became
Jenny Nyström Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 9, 2017
2. Jenny Nyström Marker - Wide View
The marker is just to the right of the entrance of Tegnérgatan 37, i.e. just above the roofline of the second auto from the right.
the first woman in history to be awarded the Royal Medal from the Royal Art Academy. Her pictures are still used today, especially at Christmas.

Association of Jenny Nyström's Friends

Erected by Föreningen Jenny Nyströms Vänner.
Location. 59° 20.326′ N, 18° 3.444′ E. Marker is in Stockholm, Södermanland Province, in Stockholm County. Marker is on Tegnérgatan east of Drottninggatan, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Tegnérgatan 37, Stockholm, Södermanland Province 111 61, Sweden.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. August Strindberg (within shouting distance of this marker); Carl Jonas Love Almquist (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Drottninggatan 116A (about 150 meters away); F D Stockholms Högskola / Stockholm University (about 240 meters away); Första Cirkusföreställningen i Sverige / The First Circus in Sweden (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); A Park and Gardens (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); LO-Huset / LO Building (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Brantingska Huset / The Branting House (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stockholm.
Also see . . .  Jenny Nyström (Wikipedia).
<i>Skänskt Brudpar</i> (Scanian Bridal Pair) image. Click for full size.
By Jenny Nyström, circa 1900
3. Skänskt Brudpar (Scanian Bridal Pair)
(Submitted on August 11, 2017.)
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicWomen
Gnome Eating Porridge image. Click for full size.
By Jenny Nyström, circa 1920
4. Gnome Eating Porridge
Credits. This page was last revised on August 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 11, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 186 times since then and 76 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 11, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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