The Danish artist Laurits Tuxen painted members of royal families from all over Europe, but especially Danish and British royals, along with creating detailed portraits of Coronations and Royal Weddings.
Tuxen was an exceptionaly talented artist, and thanks to his skills for both painting and diplomacy, he became court painter to all of Europe throughout the 19th century.
This book by the very talented Danish art historian Thyge Christian Fønss-Lundberg, in co-operation with Mrs. Lise Svanholm, offers the first complete presentation of Tuxen’s royal portraits and the reader will be stunned by seeing so many details in Tuxen's works of art!
Thyge Christian Fønss-Lundberg has over the past years published quite an impressive number of art and royal related books as well as he has been the driving force & curator behind several art exhibitions, often in close co-operation with the Danish RF.
This book will be published on November 21rst (92nd anniversary of Tuxen's death) and will be available through your fav. royal bookshops
Frydenlund Publisher, 264 pages, hardcover.
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