Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Axel Haig

 (1835 - 1921)
Axel Herman Haig was active/lived in Sweden.  Axel Haig is known for seascape, architectural painting, etching, historical buildings, castles and cathedrals.

Biography   Axel Haig


Axel Herman Haig (1835-1921), born in Sweden, was fascinated with the sea and ships and spent much of his youth sketching seascapes and building model boats.  His love of the sea lead him to study shipbuilding but he grew tired of ship design and shifted to architecture.  Haig was given the opportunity to design the residence of his employer in Glasgow, who was so pleased with the result that he got Haig a job at a firm that specialized in church design.  Later Haig was employed by William Burges, a noted Gothic Revival architect, and he became one of the most noted architectural draughtsmen in Britain.

In 1875 Haig traveled to Sicily, Italy, and Germany to sketch the local scenery. Many of his etchings came from t   ...  Displaying 750 of 1646 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Axel Haig

People viewing  Axel Haig  also view


Charles Rowbotham

 
    
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed Axel Haig


Museums (2):  Axel Haig    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
ST FIN BARRE'S CATHEDRAL, CORK
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Axel Haig

Consider a subscription!  More info



Figures by a river near a cathedral
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Axel Haig

Consider a subscription!  More info