Benedicte Olrik

Female 1881 - 1974  (93 years)


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  • Name Benedicte Olrik 
    Born 27 Sep 1881  Frederiksberg, København, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Benedicte Olrik , married Brummer (born 27 September 1881 in Frederiksberg , died 28 September 1974 in Hellerup ) was a Danish painter , sister of Axel , Dagmar , Eyvind , Hans , Jørgen and Povl Olrik and married Carl Brummer .



      She was the daughter of the painter and sculptor Henrik Olrik and Hermina Valentiner and was educated by Tycho Jessen 1900-02 and later by Ludvig Find and JF Willumsen . She learned tapestry weaving from her sister Dagmar Olrik and was a student of Lucien Simon and Jacques-Émile Blanche , Paris 1904 - 05 , attended NV and Bertha Dorphs Malerskole 1908 - 09 and finally in the Art Academy's decoration class November 1909 with special permission to study all fresco technology.. She visited Italy in 1900 , Paris 1904-05 and was later with her husband on many trips, including to Italy. She worked under the leadership of Dagmar Olrik and Lorenz Frølich at Copenhagen City Hall 's loom 1902 - 10 . In 1925 , Brummer received a bronze medal for tapestry drawings at the World's Fair in Paris.

      She mainly painted landscapes from North Zealand , Fredensborg , Hellebæk , Skotterup and Bøllemosen .

      She was married on April 8, 1910 in Frederiksberg to architect Carl Brummer, son of tenant Hans Frederik Brummer and Ida Amalie Christensen.

      She and her husband are buried at Gentofte Cemetery .
    Gender Female 
    Died 28 Sep 1974  Hellerup Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I17396  Hickey, List, Bundesen, Thomsen, Jensen, Jessen
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2021 

    Father Ole Henrik Benedictus Olrik,   b. 24 May 1830, København, København, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1890, Frederiksberg, København, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Hermina Valentinar 
    Family ID F6220  Group Sheet

    Family Carl Harald Brummer Brummer,   b. 12 Jul 1864, Bogense Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1943, Skovshoved Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F6221  Group Sheet


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