The Little Philosopher (late1800)

Larsen, Knud Erik (1865 - 1922)

The Little Philosopher

Original: Salt Lake City
Catalog# LARK-007

Artist: Knud Erik Larsen (1865-1922)

  • Born August 27th 1865 in Vinderod, DK, son of Jens Peter Larsen and Julie Sophie Olsen.
  • Married Frederikke Elisabeth Dall.
  • Died December 7th 1922.

Education:

  • 1883-89 - Studied at the Royal Academy of Art in Copenhagen

Travels & Stays:

  • 1889 - England
  • 1891 - Berlin & Dresden
  • 1898 - Italy
  • 1899 - Paris, Holland, Belguim

Awards & Acknowledgments:

  • 1890, 91 - Bielke Medal
  • 1893, 98 - Royal Academy Medals
  • 1893 - Neuhausens Prize
  • 1894 - Years Medals
  • 1898 - 2 Eckersberg Medals
  • 1901 - Kraft Medal
  • 1901 - The Prestigious Thorvaldsen’s Medal
  • 1901, 05 - Serdin Hansens Prize

Positions & Appointments:

  • 1898 - Member of the Royal Art Academy General Assembly
  • 1905-06, 1914-Death - Member of the Charlottenborg Palace Exhibition Committee
  • 1908-death - Member of the Royal Art Academy Council
  • 1911-14 - Member of the General Art School Council

Exhibitions:

  • 1881-1923 - Spring Exhibition at Charlottenborg Palace
  • 1922 - Fall Exhibition at Charlottenborg Palace
  • 1890, 1902 - National Artist Association Exhibit in Copenhagen
  • 1893 - World Exhibition in Chicago
  • 1895 - Nordic Art Exhibition in Lubeck
  • 1897 - Art & Industry Exhibit in Stockholm
  • 1901 - Town hall Exhibit in Copenhagen
  • 1901-11 - KE Exhibit
  • 1909 - National Exhibit in Arhus
  • 1910-11 - Berlin Art Museum Exhibit
  • 1911 - International Art Exhibit in Rome
  • 1912 - Brighton Exhibit
  • 1914 - Baltic Art Exhibit in Malmo
  • 1923 - Association for National Art Exhibit (in memory of…)
  • 1931 - “What the forum left out” Exhibit at Charlottenborg Palace
  • 1952 - Charlottenborg Palace Exhibit
  • 1982 - Blichersmus/Herning Exhibit
  • 1965 - “In memory of…” Charlottenborg Palace Exhibition