Nils von DARDEL


Nils von DARDEL, Self-portrait.

Nils Elias Kristofer von DARDEL, known as Nils von Dardel (born October 25, 1888 in Bettna, died May 25, 1943 in New York) was a Swedish painter and draftsman.

Dardel studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts 1908–1910 and later in Paris. From 1940 he lived in New York. His paintings often show bizarre and macabre motifs, but also landscapes, exotic folk types, and portraits, often of people from society. The drawings are characterized by an elegant alignment.




Nils von DARDEL, Self-portrait.

Nils Elias Kristofer von DARDEL, known as Nils von Dardel (born October 25, 1888 in Bettna, died May 25, 1943 in New York) was a Swedish painter and draftsman.

Dardel studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts 1908–1910 and later in Paris. From 1940 he lived in New York. His paintings often show bizarre and macabre motifs, but also landscapes, exotic folk types, and portraits, often of people from society. The drawings are characterized by an elegant alignment.


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