(1846 - 1906)
Wilhelm Johan Henrik Stoopendaal was active/lived in Connecticut / Sweden. Wilhelm Stoopendaal is known for painter.
Biography Wilhelm Stoopendaal
Wilhelm Johan Henrik Stoopendaal (1846 - 1906)
Born in Mariestad, Stoopendaal immigrated to America in 1861 where he fought in the Civil War. After the war he returned to Sweden, but re-immigrated to live and paint in Connecticut in 1889. He was the brother-in-law of Swedish painter/illustrator Jenny Nystrom Stoopendaal and the Swedish-American portraitist Carl Fredrik von Saltza.
Submitted by Edward P. Bentley, Art Researcher
Mary Towley Swanson. Tangled Web: Swedish Immigrant Artists' Patronage Systems, 1880-1940. 2004.