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Last NameLiljefors    
Given NameBruno Andreas     
alt. NamesB. A. L. ; Bruno Liljefors ;    
Marriage1. Anna Olivia Olofsson (1864-1947) 1887-95; 2. Signe Adolfina Helena Olofsson (1871-1944)    
Children12: Andreas (1888-), Brigitta & Carin (1889-90), Birgitta (1891-), Signe (1892-); Blanka Helena (1896-), Hakan Bruno (1898-), Signe Barbro (1899-)    
Year born1860 in Uppsala, Sweden    
Year died1939    
Place of deathStockholm, Sweden    
Father's occupationtradesman Anders Liljefors    
Relativesmother: Maria Margareta Lindbergh; brother Ruben Liljefors (1871-1936); kids cont: Staffan Bruno (1900-), Yrsa (1909-), Lindorm (1909-), Kraka (1911-)    
Educationpreparatory schooling; Swedish Acad Art Stockholm; animal painting from Carl Friedrich Deiker    
Country of ActivitySweden    
Worked forRichard Hesse (1868-1944) ; ->Franz J. Th. Doflein: Das Tier als Glied des Naturganzen 1914    
Patronage    
Collaborators->Fritz Skell; ->M. Hoepfel; ->Walter Heubach; ->Emma Kissling; ->C. Merculiano; ->Paul Neuenborn; ->Rudolf Oeffinger; ->W. Schröder    
Techniqueszoological painting, drawing, painting from nature, diorama, mural, models    
Sample(s)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruno_Liljefors    
Archival sourcesLiljefors Atelier Museum in Österbybruk (Östhammar); Biologiska Museet Djurgarden, Stockholm; www.geni.com; wiki;     
Published sourcesAKL; ThB 23 1929, 223; Vollmer 3 1956, 230; Svenskt Biog. Handlexikon 1906:52 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustr. 1969/78 # 1927; Mengel 1980: 63-4;    
otheralso active in Germany, Italy & France; anatomically correct animals in natural setting; mural in the Stockholm Biological Museum for Stockholm Expo 1897.    
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