Frans Widerberg, Norwegian painter, Died at 82


Frans Widerberg was born on April 8, 1934, in Oslo and died on April 7, 2017.

He was a Norwegian painter and graphic artist.

He was born to Nicolai Magnus Widerberg and Ingrid Christine Blom.

Widerberg made his exhibition debut in Oslo in 1963.

In these works is the woodcut Hieronymus from 1962 and De usynlige from 1979, both at the National Gallery of Norway.

Widerberg was an exhibitor at the Bergen International Festival, and represented Norway at the Venice Biennale.

He died at his home after a short illness, one day before his 83rd birthday.

Frans Widerberg passed away at 82 years old.