Stockholm in Stockholm County, Södermanland Province, Sweden — Northern Europe (Scandinavia)
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.
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 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.
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). (Submitted on August 11, 2017.)
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music • Women •
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