Henrik Grevenor

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Henrik Grevenor
Born (1896-05-27)27 May 1896
Stavanger, Norway
Died 3 September 1937(1937-09-03) (aged 41)
Occupation art historian
Spouse(s) Inga Jacobi

Henrik Grevenor (27 May 1896 – 3 September 1937) was a Norwegian art historian. He was born in Stavanger; the son of Gustav Andreas Michaelsen and Karin Rønneberg. He was married to dancer Inga Jacobi. His thesis from 1928, Norsk malerkunst under renessanse og barokk 1550–1700, is regarded a fundamental work in the history of Norwegian art. Among his orther works are Fra laugstiden i Norge from 1924, and monographies of Jean Heiberg from 1933, and of Mathias Stoltenberg from 1935.[1][2]


  1. ^ Godal, Anne Marit (ed.). "Henrik Grevenor". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 25 July 2012. 
  2. ^ Berg, Knut. "Henrik Grevenor". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 25 July 2012.