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William Skotte Olsen

 (1945 - 2005)
William Skotte Olsen was active/lived in Denmark.  William Olsen is known for painting and sculpture.

William Skotte Olsen

Danish painter William Skotte Olsen was born in 1945.  He studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts.  Already at age 21 he celebrated his breakthrough as an artist.  His early works are influenced by expressionism, his painting is figurative and abstract.  In the 80s a certain figure type repeatedly appears in his works, with a focus on a color palette that is determined by the contrast of bright and dark colors. (cru)

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Composition with figures; in the lower right corner the artist's self-portrait

About  William Skotte Olsen

Born:  1945
Died:   2005
Known for:  painting and sculpture