Emma Kongsböll

A Private Collection of Danish Porcelain

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Emma Kongsbøll

 

Emma Sofie Kongsböll (born as Emma Sofie Køster 22.06.1880 in Copenhagen - died 3.6.1944 in Frederiksberg) was a painter at Bing&Gröndahl. She was married to Kristian Johan Marius Kongsböll, (9.12.1880 in Strømmen at Randers, died 31.3.1913 in Copehagen) a painter.

Emma Kongsbøll was porcelain and landscape painter. At the age of 16 years she was already employed by Bing & Grondahl, where she was a student of Hans Tegner and, after his death, head of the department. In her paintings, she has portrayed the Jutland nature, especially the area around Mariager, where her family originated, and the landscape of Grenå and Svinkløv. In addition motifs from Frederiksberg. She worked 48 years for Bing&Gröndahl until her death in 1944.

Emma Kongsbøll travelled to Berlin in 1910 and in 1937 she received a diploma for ceramical works in Paris.

 

Main information source: Kunstindex Danmark & Weilbachs Kunstnerleksikon

Pansy Vase 1
Pansy Vase 1
Pansy Vase 2
Pansy Vase 2
Art Nouveau Style Vase
Art Nouveau Style Vase
Pansy Card Holders
Pansy Vase 1

Artist: Emma Kongsböll

Date of Production: 1899-1902

Production Number:1088/62 (not a unique)

Height: 24 cm

Diameter: 8 cm

Motif: Pansy Vase

Remarks: Light relief

Pansy Vase 2

Artist: Emma Kongsböll

Date of Production: 1899-1902

Production Number:1479/74 (not a unique)

Height: 14 cm

Diameter: 11 cm

Motif: Pansy Vase

Remarks: Light relief, hairline crack, factory 2nd

Art Nouveau Style Vase

Artist: Emma Kongsböll

Date of Production: 1910

Unique Number: none - "1 Maj 1910" and "KrKb"

Height: 9,5 cm

Diameter: 15 cm

Motif: Art Nouveau Style Vase

Remarks: KrKb. might be Kristian Kabell?

Artist: Emma Kongsböll

Date of Production: 1902-1914

Production Number: none - model by Harriet Bing

Width: 9 cm

Height: 5,5 cm

Motif: Pansy Card Holder

Remarks: In relief

 

 

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