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Last NameAbildgaard    
Given NameSøren Pedersen    
alt. NamesS. P. A. ; Sören Abildgaard ;     
MarriageAnne Margrethe Bastholm    
Children2: Nicolaie Abraham Abildgaard (1744-1809) and Peter Christian Abildgaard (1740-1801)    
Year born1718 in Flekkefjord, Norway    
Year died1791    
Place of deathCopenhagen    
Father's occupationcustoms officer Peder Abildgaard    
RelativesAnne Sørensdatter (mother)    
Educationbiology University of Kristiansand (now University of Agder)    
Country of ActivityDenmark    
Worked forJacob Langebeks (1710-1775) ; Otto Friderich Müller: Zoologiae Danicae (1776f.) ; S. A.: Stevens Klint und natürlichen Merkwürdigkeiten mineralogischen hymischen (1764) ;    
Patronage    
Collaborators    
Techniqueszoological drawing and painting    
Sample(s)    
Archival sourcesUniversity Library Copenhagen    
Published sourcesAKL 1 1992 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ; Langer 1978 # 6525 ;     
otherAlso active in Norway, Sweden, Baltic; Langebecks's artist on Danish coast expedition 1754-5; topgraphical mineralogy; also documented Danish monuments; also scientific active (porcellaine); also known for miniature-portraits.    
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