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Einar Wegener

Einar Mogens Wegener (Danish, 1882-1931) «Poplerne ved Hobro» 1919 (think this is the painting that pops up a few times in the film 'The Danish Girl'...

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from Vogue

Eddie Redmayne on Transforming into The Danish Girl

Fine Portrait - “I reshaped Eddie’s mouth by taking away the corners and giving him more of a feminine pout,” says the film’s makeup artist, Jan Sewell.

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Einar Wegener: “Pont Neuf”. View from the Seine in Paris towards the Pont des Arts. Signed Einar Wegener. Oil on cardboard. 46×55 cm.

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from the Guardian

Gerda Wegener: 'The Lady Gaga of the 1920s'

The Danish Girl tells the story of the painter Einar Wegener, who had the world’s first gender-reassignment surgery and became Lili Elbe. But his wife Gerda had a fascinating life and career of her own