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Ernest Ipsen

 (1869 - 1951)
Ernest Ludvig Ipsen was active/lived in Massachusetts, Florida / Denmark.  Ernest Ipsen is known for portrait, landscape, interior genre, and marine painting.

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Ernest Ipsen


Portraitist Ernest Ipsen was born near Boston to Danish parents.  His father, Ludvig S. Ipsen, was an architect with a genius for design, and his mother was a well-known musician with a beautiful voice.  The families of both were closely connected with the Danish court, and young Ernest was sent to the Royal Academy in Copenhagen after his preliminary training in Boston.  There, he speedily won a prize for his figure works, and a scholarship in life painting.

Upon his return to America, Ipsen opened a studio in Boston.  In 1908, he married Edith Boyden Crocker.  His distinguished portrait of his wife was one of his early paintings to be shown at the Academy.

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About  Ernest Ipsen

Born:  1869 - Malden, Massachusetts
Died:   1951 - Miami, Florida
Known for:  portrait, landscape, interior genre, and marine painting