Helga Marie Ring Reusch

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Helga Marie Ring Reusch
Helga Marie Ring Reusch by Signe Scheel.jpg
Portrait of the Painter Helga Ring (Reusch) by Signe Scheel, 1890
Born(1865-01-16)16 January 1865
Fredrikstad, Norway
Died13 October 1944(1944-10-13) (aged 79)
Hvalstad, Norway
NationalityNorwegian
Known forPainting
Spouse(s)Hans Henrik Reusch

Helga Marie Ring Reusch (1865–1944) was a Norwegian painter.

Biography[edit]

Falsen was born 29 May 1865 in Fredrikstad.[1] In the late 1800s she traveled to France, Spain, Italy and the United States. She studied with Erik Werenskiold, Hans Heyerdahl, Eilif Peterssen, Gerhard Munthe, and Pierre Puvis de Chavannes. She was married to the Norwegian geologist Hans Henrik Reusch (1852–1922).[2]

Falsen exhibited frequently at the Høstutstillingen.[2] She exhibited her work at the Palace of Fine Arts at the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois.[3] She won a Bronze Medal at the 1900 Exposition Universelle in Paris.[2]

Falsen died 13 October 1944 in Hvalstad.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reusch, Helga (1865 - 1944)". KulturNav. Retrieved 22 August 2018.
  2. ^ a b c d Aaserud, Anne. "Helga Reusch". Norsk kunstnerleksikon. Retrieved 22 August 2018.
  3. ^ Nichols, K. L. "Women's Art at the World's Columbian Fair & Exposition, Chicago 1893". Retrieved 22 August 2018.

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